Patient readers: Yves will return tomorrow at the very latest although perhaps very late. –lambert
The Commission forecasts for Spain, Italy and Ireland Euro Intelligence
Against optimism about social science Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
When Deficits Become a Problem Tim Duy
What is the Crash Generation? Next New Deal. I think generational analysis is at best a blunt tool, but this is not uninteresting.
Obama and Marijuana: Then and Now The New Yorker. Dim light bulb flickers over Hendryk Herzberg’s head.
Investing in a Job Guarantee – how much? Bill Mitchell – billy blog
The Worst Unemployment Crisis In Modern History Is Unfolding Right Now Business Insider. Spain.
I Am A Republican… Can We Talk About A Single Payer System? American College of Cardiologists. UPDATE A second link, if the original does not work.
Indiana University Circumvents ACA by Eliminating Full-time Hourly Employees HuffPo. Stay classy, IU!
2 Big Banks Face Suits In Mortgage Pact Abuses Dealbook, Times
Companies ‘cook the books to meet tough targets’: survey Reuters. Says Ernst & Young.
Protests mount on use of BP Gulf spill funds FT. Alabama’s using its coastal restoration money to build a convention center.
Beijing cracks down on hot money inflows for bets on yuan appreciation South China Morning Post
Behind the rise of Bangladesh’s Hefazaat Al Jazeera
Soros shorting the Australian dollar? Macrobusiness
Expanding Security State Corrente. Lockdown in Madison, WI. Readers, any lockdowns in your area that didn’t make the national news?
In defense of neglectful parenting mathbabe
The Verdict Is In: Nobody Likes Google Glass Business Insider. Good.
Facebook looks to video ads as it seeks new revenue streams FT. Will Zuckerberg utterly degrade the Faceborg user experience by playing videos automatically? You had to ask?
Extreme Drought to Flood in Georgia: Weather Whiplash Strikes Again Jeff Masters, Weather Underground
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