Best of the Web: 15-09-15, nr 1292

Good morning. Some ETFs are not as solid as others…
http://www.wsj.com/articles/wild-trading-exposed-flaws-in-etfs-1442174925

I did some checking, but Best of the Web writer seems to be in the clear from being robotised. So far.
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…but financial accountants on the other hand….
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http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-34066941

Somehow, the ‘dots’ are never on the sliding slope for long…
bcu_chart5_sep1_2015
http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2015/09/economic-instability-in-china-raises-the-risks-of-global-deflation/

Nordhaus has taken a serious attempt to see whether we are close to ‘singularity’. The answer: no.
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http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2658259&download=yes

Nice bit of research of whether the relative hawkishness of a Fed member is related to the inflation regime of their young adulthood (via @went1955)
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http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/14/upshot/which-fed-leaders-fear-inflation-look-at-when-they-grew-up.html

QE expansion has ended! Or at least, that is what you might conclude if you take Emerging Market selling into account
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http://blogs.ft.com/gavyndavies/2015/09/13/will-emerging-economies-cause-global-quantitative-tightening/

…but be sure to read this post as well
http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2015/09/14/2140021/debunking-quantitative-tightening-in-one-paragraph/

Cool chart! I am not sure what I am looking at though…
http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/pressure.jpg
http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2015/09/10-monday-am-reads-154/

Russia outspends on alcohol, the US on health
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http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2015/09/daily-chart-9

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