Best in Economics this week: June 9

Google search as the new polling system (but how reliable will it be?)

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http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2017/06/daily-chart-3

A bit of reading on overinvestment and the resulting backlash
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https://ftalphaville.ft.com/2017/06/06/2189480/us-capex-investment-and-growth/

Good thing recessions usually last about 7 months… (from the EurAsia group)
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https://www.eurasiagroup.net/issues/top-risks-2017

We ain’t seen nothing yet
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http://ritholtz.com/2017/06/demographic-timebomb-rapidly-aging-population/

Trump is still working with a skeleton crew (not completely his fault though)
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https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/politics/trump-administration-appointee-tracker/database/

Brexit changes

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http://ritholtz.com/2017/06/weekend-reads-273/

And talking about Brexit: I like this chart as well

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http://www.businessinsider.com/brexit-map-2017-6

Hidden wealth…
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https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2017/06/01/researchers-are-figuring-out-just-how-much-wealth-the-super-rich-are-hiding-overseas/

What the Dutch, the Italian and the Swedes have in common
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http://www.economist.com/news/europe/21723119-hungary-fattest-eu-member-leading-charge-taxes-trim-waistlines-are-spreading

Interactive, time-changing, one click away
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http://ritholtz.com/2017/06/gdp-vs-happiness/

 

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