Best of the Web: 16-06-15, nr 1242

Good morning. So much for innovation: the constitution of the S&P500 has been pretty stable, lately

http://uk.businessinsider.com/sp-500-index-constituent-turnover-2015-6?r=US

Cool chart showing where population has increased (red) or decreased (blue) in the 2001-2011 period (via @LaurensSwinkels)
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http://www.bbsr.bund.de/BBSR/DE/Home/Topthemen/Downloads/bevoelkerungsentwicklung.jpg;jsessionid=0E177398FE31F72610BE4013D684074D.live1042?__blob=publicationFile&v=2

Family owned rules. Although I thought the opposite was always the case…
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http://uk.businessinsider.com/reasons-family-owned-companies-do-better-2015-6

Ah: the race for good US Presidential Election charts is on!
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http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2015/06/daily-chart-10

What to do with the cash…
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http://uk.businessinsider.com/sp-500-index-constituent-turnover-2015-6

Private Equity! Let’s call it the new bubble!
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http://uk.businessinsider.com/only-one-business-on-wall-street-has-been-growing-consistently-since-the-financial-crisis-2015-6

Ah well, just for the fun of it…
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http://uk.businessinsider.com/1350-days-and-counting-since-stock-market-correction-2015-6?r=US

Wealth in Asia according to the Boston Consultant Group
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http://uk.businessinsider.com/boston-consulting-group-say-asia-just-overtook-europe-in-private-financial-wealth–and-north-america-is-next-2015-6

A bit of writing from the ECB: the role of the balance sheet in monetary policy
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http://www.ecb.europa.eu/pub/pdf/other/art01_eb201504.en.pdf

The average US woman is now equal to the average US man in the 60s…
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2015/06/12/look-at-how-much-weight-weve-gained-since-the-1960s/

Weird stuff…
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2015/06/15/what-your-birth-month-means-for-your-risk-of-disease/

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