Best of the Web: 17-04-18 nr 1648

Good morning. The feel good chart du jour

http://ritholtz.com/2017/04/world-100-people-last-two-centuries/

The rise-fall-rise of oil production in the US
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https://www.bloomberg.com/graphics/2017-oil-rigs/

More trouble for the US economy, or just a blip?
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https://www.businessinsider.nl/bank-lending-slowdown-2017-4/

“Do youths graduating in a recession incur permanent losses?”
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http://ritholtz.com/2017/04/youths-graduating-recession-incur-permanent-losses/

Taxes around the world
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https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-04-11/sorry-america-your-taxes-aren-t-high

A bit of history
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http://voxeu.org/article/european-and-asian-incomes-1914-new-take-great-divergence

Real returns and valuation
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https://ofdollarsanddata.com/just-keep-buying-7d31402231c9

Cool overview of Chinese investments in the US
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http://ritholtz.com/2017/04/180256/

On Greece.
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https://ftalphaville.ft.com/2017/04/13/2187231/the-eurogroup-is-asking-greece-to-do-something-unprecedented/

The freedom countdown
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http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2017/04/daily-chart-11

And the schedule for the week to come
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http://www.calculatedriskblog.com/2017/04/schedule-for-week-of-apr-16-2017.html

 

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