Best of the Web: 15-01-13, nr 1142

Good morning. Yet another way to show that when it comes to unemployment, the US has not recovered from the 2008-blow yet

Best of last week, one day late. US elections, export tigers, population density, the CO2 foodprint and how diseases are fighting a losing war (apparently) and more

Headline deflation is likely for the US as well…

…which, if we combine it with this chart, makes clear that US bond yields are not going to rise anytime soon…

The lucrative business of central banking!

Big data! Good luck with it!

Terrorist attacks in Europe since 1995…

Interesting fact on Brazil: it is a pretty closed economy by international standards….

Oil rig count. Another job I did not know existed…

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