Best in Economics this week: September 8

https://www.bostonglobe.com/news/bigpicture/2017/09/11/impact-hurricane-irma/W6WBN9K2lXd4gPmtu26auN/story.html

Maybe this is the wake-up call we have been waiting for?
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https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-08-31/new-math-deals-minnesota-s-pensions-the-biggest-hit-in-the-u-s

Cool overview

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US disasters in perspective

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This Amazon thing is getting serious…
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This is a valid point: Shiller PE will decline on account of low earnings dropping out
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How high the US taxes really are?

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“Future growth: Secular stagnation versus technological shock scenarios”

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Gordon versus Mokyr on the future of growth

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Tweaking the Philips curve back to life…

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“The ethical investment boom”
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What happens when inflation expectations get anchored around zero?
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Come on, really? Moody’s spots the disinflation ageing trend…

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Lobbyist are a tough crowd to get rid of

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