Best in Economics this week: March 23

Not much support for tariffs…

Oil prices do not have an impact on inflation expectations after all

Mortgage defaults across countries


Eat my dust…

Supply (up) and demand (not certain) in US government bonds

A good ebook on this topic from Shiller (et al): “Sovereign GDP-Linked Bonds: Rationale and Design”

Interesting bit of reading on (net) share buybacks

Has the relationship broken down, or was it randomness fooling to begin with?

Interesting report by the ECB on ageing and pensions

Italian land prices are the weird one in this chart


The median US CEO pay is now $11.6 million


“…don’t know what causes inflation, how to measure it, or how to move it up and down”



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