Monthly Archives: December 2011

History of Real Housing Prices

Wow!  This chart reprinted by The Atlantic brings flashbacks. We recall showing the Robert Schiller chart to many of our friends warning of a massive bubble and potential economic collapse.  They wouldn’t hear any of it.  We luckily sold our … Continue reading

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Snapshot of the U.S. Labor Market

Some interesting data on the U.S. labor market from the BLS. The charts illustrate that office and administrative support is the largest occupational group in the United States, totaling 17 percent of employment.  Sales and related occupations were second and … Continue reading

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Week in Review: Low Volume Ramp

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Iceland’s Journey

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Global Trend Indicators

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Nonlinear Thinking: The Robot Farmer

Stunning! (click here if video is not observable)

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China’s Property Bust Could “Fatally Impact” the Economy

Keep this on your 2012 radar. (click here if video is not observable)

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The Asset Return Tree

The Tree comes to us via one of our favorite international sites, The Drunkeynesian,  in Brazil.   Full of smart economics, finance, and culture.   A site everyone should be monitoring. (click here if chart is not observable)

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Merry Christmas!

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The Corrs: So this is Christmas, War is over

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