Best in Economics this week: April 26

Cool chart on trade partners in Europe
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http://ritholtz.com/2018/04/weekend-reads-317/

And one ring to rule them all….

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http://ritholtz.com/2018/04/googles-true-dominance-web/

Volatility is an equity only event

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http://www.businessinsider.com/us-stock-market-volatility-operating-with-mind-of-its-own-promising-for-global-markets-2018-4

What to buy in case of a US stock market sell-off
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http://www.businessinsider.com/stock-market-portfolio-diversification-besides-bonds-morgan-stanley-2018-4

The bitter outcome for some (GE) pensioners…
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https://www.wsj.com/articles/retirement-shock-need-to-find-a-job-after-a-40-years-at-general-electric-1524418855

Scary…“We’re underestimating the mind-warping potential of fake video”
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https://www.vox.com/science-and-health/2018/4/20/17109764/deepfake-ai-false-memory-psychology

More volatility coming up?
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http://www.businessinsider.com/stock-market-volatility-and-uncertainty-goldman-sachs-2018-4

Cool title: wage against the machine
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https://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2018/04/daily-chart-15

Volatility meets/misses growth?
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https://voxeu.org/article/equity-market-volatility-and-global-growth-expectations

Maybe we should train sharks to eat mosquitoes…?
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https://www.gatesnotes.com/Health/Mosquito-Week-2018

 

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