Best of the Web: 16-04-22, nr 1433

Good morning. A bit of perspective on that high Chinese debt

http://uk.businessinsider.com/hsbc-chinese-credit-levels-2016-4

Musician: a pretty risky profession
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https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2016/04/21/its-not-just-prince-an-uncanny-number-of-pop-stars-die-in-their-mid-50s/

Will she make it….?
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http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2016/04/sovereign-survivors

A should read, at least for me. “Preparing for retirement when there’s a savings glut”
http://equitablegrowth.org/preparing-for-retirement-when-theres-a-savings-glut/

The score so far…
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https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/debt-restructuring-needed-as-policy-option-by-carmen-reinhart-2016-04

And the US labour market continues to tighten…
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https://www.bespokepremium.com/think-big-blog/jobless-claims-make-new-low/

A lot of money in search of return
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http://ritholtz.com/2016/04/270-trillion/

Mmmmmmmm
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http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2016-04-20/how-finance-came-to-dominate-the-u-s-econo
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A bit of history on sector performance
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https://www.bespokepremium.com/think-big-blog/sp-500-sector-weightings-historical-and-current/

Another way of showing the same thing: bonds with negative yields
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http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2016-04-21/ritholtz-s-reads-click-bait-and-the-loophole-threatening-trump

Nationality
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http://uk.businessinsider.com/british-dont-think-they-are-european-2016-4

 

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