Best of the Web: 14-12-19, nr 1132

Good morning. The final countdown for the Best Chart of the Year award has begun!

https://lukasdaalder.com/2014/12/18/best-of-the-web-in-2014/

The higher, the less good…
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http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2014/12/18/2076091/christmas-2014-charted/

IPO bonanza!
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http://uk.businessinsider.com/2014-us-ipo-record-year-2014-12

The chart of the decade?? Surely not…
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http://uk.businessinsider.com/slok-10-year-rate-forecasts-2014-12

This one never ceases to amaze me: the US and evolution
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http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2014/12/evolution-less-accepted-in-u-s-than-other-western-countries/

And while we are on the subject of Amazement and the US, look who is topping this ranking…
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http://www.wsj.com/articles/memo-to-staff-time-to-lose-a-few-pounds-1418775776

Proven reserves in oil. But why the focus on oil and not on gas…?
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http://uk.businessinsider.com/chart-proven-oil-reserves-2014-12

The incredable rise of births out of wedlock in the US
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2014/12/18/the-unbelievable-rise-of-single-motherhood-in-america-over-the-last-50-years/

Not sure whether this runner analogy makes any sense, but here you go.
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http://www.voxeu.org/article/sustaining-african-growth

And here’s another one of those: here you go’s…
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https://www.bondvigilantes.com/blog/2014/12/18/either-longer-dated-index-linked-gilts-vulnerable-uk-economy/

A remarkable high link between the earnings of fathers and sons in the US and UK
Brookings.
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2014/12/18/in-love-opposites-dont-attract-and-thats-a-big-problem-for-inequality/

A complete overview of all previous editions of Best of the Web can be found herehttp://tinyurl.com/c8ge4c5. All links provided are collected from public websites, unless otherwise specified. I have not checked the data or information for accuracy used, and therefore do not guarantee that all data provided will be 100% correct. The links provided do not necessarily reflect my personal opinion and should be seen as general interest: oftentimes I do not agree with arguments presented, but nevertheless think it is worthwhile to read them. It is up to the reader to make up their own mind. Suggestions or discussions are more than welcome. Do not quote unless specifically cleared beforehand!

 

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