Best of the Web: 15-05-01, nr 1217

Good morning. HA HA HA HA! I guess I have the title for the next blog handed to me… 🙂

http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2015/04/28/this-was-never-easy.aspx

A bit of reading for the inflation hedgers out there
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http://www.ai-cio.com/channels/story.aspx?id=2147491823

For the technical nerds out there. The euro money market study by the ECB
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http://www.ecb.europa.eu/pub/pdf/other/euromoneymarketstudy2014.en.pdf

Foreign ownership of local currency bonds…
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https://www.economist.com/news/finance-and-economics/21650121-south-east-asian-bond-markets-have-performed-well-recently-tests-loom-calm

Interesting fact: the consumption of durable goods in the Euro area has been pretty strong for over a year
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http://www.ecb.europa.eu/pub/pdf/ecbu/eb201503.en.pdf

Another bubble! When will it burst?

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http://uk.businessinsider.com/how-the-government-forced-wall-street-out-of-student-lending-and-whos-taking-over-now-2015-4

Cost obsessions around the world (based on google search)
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http://www.fixr.com/blog/2015/04/17/world-of-obsessions/

Cool map: who can make this one for the Netherlands?
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http://uk.businessinsider.com/this-map-shows-the-richest-person-in-every-state-2015-4

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