Best of the Web: 15-06-01, nr 1231

Good morning. 30% of all traders have never witnessed a rate change, apparently…

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-05-28/wall-street-s-young-guns-brace-for-first-big-test-as-fed-looms

 

A word of warning from Roubini “The Liquidity Time Bomb”

https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/liquidity-market-volatility-flash-crash-by-nouriel-roubini-2015-05

And the wealthy are getting more wealthy
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http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2015/05/dynastic-billionaire-wealth-under-siege/

More on that Chinese bubble… uhm… exuberance!
cotd china us equities turnover
http://uk.businessinsider.com/china-equities-turnover-surpasses-us-equities-turnover-2015-5

Did I show this one before? The more a company has invested, the lower the total return (over this time period, at least)
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http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-05-29/citi-here-are-a-bunch-of-companies-spending-more-money-on-their-shareholders-than-on-their-businesses

The difference between this cycle and the previous ones…
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http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2015/05/government-austerity-job-creation/

“A unifying approach to prevent asset price bubbles”
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http://www.voxeu.org/article/unifying-approach-prevent-bubbles

From the World Bank: “Beyond commodities”
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https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/bitstream/handle/10986/21807/910150v10REVIS00Growth0Final0REPORT.pdf?sequence=2

To be a US student these days…
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http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2015/05/weekend-reads-173/

Always interesting to see how low The Netherlands scores in these tables…
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http://priceonomics.com/what-percentage-of-your-country-smokes-marijuana/

And the US schedule for the week to come…
http://www.calculatedriskblog.com/2015/05/schedule-for-week-of-may-31-2015.html

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