The sex life of seahorses Guardian
Richmond Fed on the GSE’s – “They Encourage Defaults” Bruce Krasting. This study breaks a cardinal rule: correlation is not causation.
Dollar Homes Lack Buyers NBC Chicago (hat tip reader John D)
Cushions are thicker but don’t get comfy Rolfe Winkler
High quality imports suffer more during recessions Antoine Berthou and Charlotte Emlinger, VoxEU
It is Japan we should be worrying about, not America Ambrose Evans Pritchard. Note that whether you agree with Evans-Pritchard will depend on where you came out in our debate on debt last week (ie, your understanding of government monetary operations)
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