Best of the Web: 15-09-11, nr 1290

Good morning. Hard to believe that this will work…
http://www.economist.com/news/special-report/21663328-booming-middle-class-creating-worlds-most-dynamic-consumer-market-wild-wild

The question: “Is the Decline Secular or Cyclical, Workplace Power or Technology-Driven?”

3CM2gHhQm_UPcSIylq_tNWz4taGcS3iOL2LCjT2Dk2G9mg2QiMCP2xwagMBwENvDduiTxGIGfMZgdQUSopCn9VlXDkpd2Nd596IlvLZVBIKGGeEJra5BkwE6jJfZEBdTMVN6Gx8
http://www.bradford-delong.com/2015/09/highlighted-inequality-is-central-to-the-productivity-pay-gap.html

A nice bit of framing here: extend the chart to 1990 and the picture is far less clear
jpPx0_wglV4mXeNYRp4R6JnKvmOWXcQODD8UywUGAoCl2V15lkwGRbwh5N3WOG2k53wDmDsDG2CF61wup1U6u0vXW4P8pVnu_bLcraRMyRdPW0LeRm2TeZTcAtyQPx4AhGgUFlwK
http://uk.businessinsider.com/stock-market-post-qe-returns-2015-9

Still one of the best technology charts out there. Virtual reality is turning into a reality
azY2fbcOI5kvgQCI7iTcJ7Imv9pMLbHC4KPteLC2TPftq_5AXXKnm7dFheK0bcVL3-5oh19QCIqYeE06re2fsXPKV3xoftvEnbo5VB2RPJi9U2AStrWxgcYDPD-lMgjdtvrO74E
http://www.gartner.com/newsroom/id/3114217

Ok, so the last couple of years have been out of the ordinary. What else is new?
gzNsfifWW-gLxiwqz9sFxW-ATIZb4XdojTWfo0f6dMUXeF0EDrD2nEpQgvwxyf2dGCdkYyE9zeAF9I8YX_fK99SkJNNsFXIMqMEEG-w2UnZvV8DOtcL7WklXotYBOkD6jAh7WZM
http://uk.businessinsider.com/rich-bernstein-fed-risks-raising-rates-while-growth-is-negative-2015-9

Value chains…
P-bAnp3Vwqg2-MHVp02RPeb2iz64vrmY3KhQZf41cMXCEk6iITtZf3V7FYeHtzUDiz9hHMOQoWiOk139YB2EIoL-SFaZ3OyhV9-s6xVTBnRGmIWYq4expPTmGqXcB7r1VdXC8Ig
http://www.voxeu.org/article/age-global-value-chains

2015….
EaMS35cPU9m4FaPnz-yesxeWeBWaQy3X7_v456MMwmoXVldqws5LBuTP2royPrhU-w8XU6Y8njUVrk8rxtCv-1V31hYkKCnrz0S5fKPg1L6m8MXk0e3iYhGCy7Rs2SVu5RplXYYt
http://qz.com/499262/the-sexist-laws-that-make-work-harder-for-women-in-almost-every-country/

Even if these numbers cannot be very reliable, the picture is still a beauty
cD6c_C4fcqMuOA9WED3rDe__xMS9KjQnFf824Z9gHv66LHqCDpz34cHuW2DosDycf97xEBLM6fskMqtbhSzS19npOE1yOjFER0fqUdQkXDTlQLz5Y8m-hkJMwvsVoFqa-JQgTyKb
http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2015/09/daily-chart-crisis-context

A complete overview of all previous editions of Best of the Web can be found herehttp://tinyurl.com/c8ge4c5. All links provided are collected from public websites, unless otherwise specified. I have not checked the data or information for accuracy used, and therefore do not guarantee that all data provided will be 100% correct. The links provided do not necessarily reflect my personal opinion and should be seen as general interest: oftentimes I do not agree with arguments presented, but nevertheless think it is worthwhile to read them. It is up to the reader to make up their own mind. Suggestions or discussions are more than welcome. Do not quote unless specifically cleared beforehand!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s