Monthly Archives: June 2012

From the Economist, London

The real wealth of nations: A new report comes up with a better way to size up wealth Jun 30th 2012 “WEALTH is not without its advantages,” John Kenneth Galbraith once wrote, “and the case to the contrary, although it … Continue reading

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Mis-charting economic history: More 2,000 years in a single graphic

Jun 20th 2012 AAAGGGGHHHH! How could Michael Cembalest of JP Morgan do it? Did he really produce a stunning chart of global economic history—but compress the time-series on the x-axis in horrid, improper ways? Why yes, he really did. Wipe … Continue reading

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