Best of the Web: 17-06-29 nr 1693

Good Morning! An old classic on the optimistic analysts

http://ritholtz.com/2017/06/excess-optimism/

House prices = playing with fire
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https://www.businessinsider.nl/nationwide-london-house-prices-growth-slows-to-12-2017-6/

The IMF: “financial development does not appear to be a magic bullet for economic growth.”
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http://www.imf.org/en/Publications/WP/Issues/2017/06/28/Financial-Development-and-Source-of-Growth-New-Evidence-44940

Martin Wolf on populism and the crisis
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https://www.ft.com/content/5557f806-5a75-11e7-9bc8-8055f264aa8b

The weird statistics the Economist comes up with…
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http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2017/06/daily-chart-20

For the fans of nice undersea photographs
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http://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2017/07/under-antarctica-frozen-beauty-exotic-creatures-penguins/

 

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