What We’re Reading

  • Top 10 worst economics ideas
  • Top 10 economics stories
  • Ouch, Paulson
  • Q&A to what the LTRO really is
  • What’s happening to central banks’ ability to control rates?
  • Really, no criminal cases? (H/T TBP)
  • Thy safe-haven assets matter (H/T DeLong)
  • Behind the Chinese curtain of secrets
  • Stop payment — very interesting article on MERS
  • 2011 in 11 graphs
  • Krugman on debt

Putin looks like Tom Riddle (aka Voldemort):

young vladimir putin totally looks like tom riddle What Were ReadingH/T: Streetwise Professor