Best in Economics this week: September 29

https://qz.com/1088792/some-of-the-best-drone-and-aerial-photography-chosen-by-national-geographic/

A classic, Still.
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http://ritholtz.com/2017/09/us-recorded-music-revenues-format/

This one is pretty clear.
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https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2017-09-28/the-boss-talks-about-his-first-real-job

Trump. So far.
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http://ritholtz.com/2017/09/insane-news-cycle-trumps-presidency/

This looks interesting.

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http://voxeu.org/article/signalling-content-asset-prices-inflation

One of the best (and geekiest) charts I have seen in some time

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https://jpkoning.blogspot.nl/2017/09/the-siren-call-of-t0-or-real-time.html

Cool chart on the middle income plateau
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https://oecdecoscope.wordpress.com/2017/09/25/the-middle-income-plateau-trap-or-springboard/

The divide is getting greater between metropolitan areas and the rest
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https://www.federalreserve.gov/econres/notes/feds-notes/labor-market-outcomes-in-metropolitan-and-non-metropolitan-areas-signs-of-growing-disparities-20170925.htm

Interesting chart on ‘misconduct’ legislation
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https://www.businessinsider.nl/market-misconduct-report-the-26-ways-people-have-cheated-markets-over-200-years-2017-9/

Is Apple the best performing stock since 1926?

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https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/22/business/apple-investment.html

The Apple effect on US trade

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http://voxeu.org/article/global-value-chains-and-missing-us-exports

Worrying. Mostly for Economists and Archaeologists, I would say… (via Machiel Zwanenburg)

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https://xkcd.com/1895/

The clear missing factor is Europe….

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http://ritholtz.com/2017/09/worlds-unicorn-companies-2017/

Challenges and opportunities

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http://www.imf.org/en/News/Articles/2017/09/25/sp092517-global-economic-challenges-and-opportunities

Cool overview of parliamentary paychecks across Europe
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http://www.euronews.com/2016/04/12/who-are-the-best-paid-mps-in-the-eu

The sorry state of various crisis

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https://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2017/09/daily-chart-13

When China sneezes, the rest of the developing world catches a cold…

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http://voxeu.org/article/winners-and-losers-china-s-commodities-manufactures-trade-boom

For the inflation spotters out there: a new inflation measure in the US
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https://www.newyorkfed.org/research/policy/underlying-inflation-gauge

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