Best of the Web: 16-03-18, nr 1411

Good morning. Interesting chart showing that you actually cannot buy the US Presidency

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/16/upshot/measuring-donald-trumps-mammoth-advantage-in-free-media.html

‘Get your negative yielding bonds now!’
guIPCED38cJwt_mBeypxV_Cit2Hpq1tvGmlsFGiYw6yESBSmXr5WezcK5AbHRgGDQ25Wmh3LKxan0fuSJmHDWcM_aE-5A5QP2BSWPf6X9RsZAjKsyy7VnewkW9oGZu99Az-IGQ15
http://ritholtz.com/2016/03/amount-of-negative-interest-rates-in-the-world/

Labour productivity growth in decline. If you believe the output is measured correctly, that is
B3FCQ6jKJUbb_w0RQ1QzttVKoQF1Xpno4F9IikURQj02WrIQwD2yfaIozbMy6xzW9G5xZ_HKFWbrFMvTtBGbJQjUOuSZvNGKYNqDRLAQ7f6g-nWv_hWBUmHLGzLL68AvaqF4ArEK
https://www.economist.com/node/21695071

The comeback kids?
VlBIgzjrmEaYvBwSJ042bW7tcNrg032Kko50j90H5QUKy_64Y9CfUn9BdwxxDNTD-seVDolgEun0JTJZuiQ60RB9KJwsfm43iw2SFEJsCJgbfPriQE-WI_BXdFzHSwTd0rcFjKZq
http://www.wsj.com/articles/oil-price-rise-could-be-its-own-undoing-1457914500

Still waiting for that US recession? Keep on waiting…
_SsuswuYFSTqGjKle8hWuZcPtUe6TCQukH0sM-iqIB_d1RLp0l1C8gf4hY2pjU88iuRB0tZSdGvRd7Nlp_NbGkHvzQ0-fCGUqaNx1UUOXT1w_GzBQY222wU_Z3mHPXLieSHmP7qg
https://www.bespokepremium.com/think-big-blog/philly-fed-surges/

“Serial Sovereign Defaults and Debt Restructurings”
kHjVLKOBU9YpWimzuisKnfqZv2k100UNCufXzk7LUejkXBRZ45jbSC0NZ6jNm3YjjC5XOHEriwS5zNspf3tkgyFzCUU8E6htOF_45N2SNIHWTBTpecfFbBsEk7q6OSBUYtXQrhK7
http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/wp/2016/wp1666.pdf

 

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 Do not quote unless specifically cleared beforehand!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