Reader notice: Yves will be on CSPAN Washington Journal this Saturday from 9:15 AM to 10:00 AM. The host Paul Orgel will take viewer calls, and it would help a great deal to have smart questions from NC readers.
SpendingPulse July Retail Report: Sector Spending In Holding Pattern MasterCard Advisors. Further confirmation….
The Hellenic Patient FT Alphaville
Wheat storm will soon blow itself out Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, Telegraph
Remember Fallen Soldiers’ Families Denied Cash Payout as Insurers Profit Bloomberg? Read this nauseating bit of industry shilldom The Insurance Industry Is Getting the Shirley Sherrod Treatment Huffington Post (hat tip reader Francois T) and get ill
IMF blueprint for a global currency – yes really FT Alphaville (hat tip reader Scott)
Tax Cuts and the Stimulus Package Mark Thoma
Can the US manufacture employment through exports? Michael J. Ferrantino, Danielle Trachtenberg, and Alison Weingarden, VoxEU
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