Best of the Web: 16-10-25 nr 1542

Good morning. The slow, but oh so steady demise of the centre-voter

http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2016/10/24/2177893/the-rise-of-the-angry-voter-charted/

A different way of looking at GDP… (via Machiel Zwanenburg)
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http://thisisindexed.com/2016/10/very-gross-very-very-gross/

Time is running out for Trump
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http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2016/10/daily-chart-14

I personally think France has made it a principle to never reach the 3%…
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http://www.wsj.com/articles/investors-new-message-to-global-governments-spend-more-1477250595

What to do with the UK.
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http://voxeu.org/article/new-ebook-what-do-uk-eu-perspectives-brexit

Demography it is, stupid
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https://www.ft.com/content/b1a6b24a-df3d-3a55-b37f-817d0b77e3a8

Look at the Netherlands go!
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http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/documents/2995521/7709577/2-24102016-AP-EN.pdf/bb6c47ac-d5ed-400c-b536-fbd9b0464907

Apparently, a hard Brexit would be more painful for Germany than for the UK…
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http://www.businessinsider.com/civitas-hard-brexit-tariffs-would-cost-eu-8-billion-more-than-uk-2016-10

 

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