Best of the Web: 15-08-04, nr 1262

Good morning. The impact of the strong dollar…
http://uk.businessinsider.com/cumulative-fx-translation-gainloss-sp-500-2015-7

Very cool chart on how the rest of the world adds up to the America’s
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonkblog/wp/2015/08/03/whats-across-the-ocean-from-you-when-youre-at-the-beach-in-7-fascinating-maps/

Some info on Obama’s clean energy plan from The economist
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http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2015/08/daily-chart-washing-away-coal-blowing-away-carbon

A rare bit of reading on the Canadian economy. Which is not doing so well…
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http://www.businessinsider.com/canada-technical-recession-2015-8?IR=T

On that ever continuing technological improvement…
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http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2015/08/when-do-scientists-believe-computers-will-surpass-the-human-brain/

Six years rally: the score so far…
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http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2015/08/six-year-checkup/

Some thoughts on the Chinese growth slowdown
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http://blogs.ft.com/gavyndavies/2015/08/02/firm-global-growth-amid-doubts-about-chinese-data/

And talking about the Chinese slowdown: here is the European country’s most exposed…
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http://uk.businessinsider.com/germanys-exposure-to-china-2015-8

Interesting chart, but overdue for an update
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http://fivethirtyeight.com/features/the-slow-death-of-american-entrepreneurship/

Told you! That Hungary-Kenya trade is working like crazy…
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https://www.bespokepremium.com/think-big-blog/2015-country-stock-market-returns/

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