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    Daily Digest – June 30

    by Davos

    Tuesday, June 30, 2009, 2:46 PM

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    • Keeps Getting Better All the Time (Video)
    • Deficit forces California to issue IOUs
    • China’s banks are an accident waiting to happen to every one of us (H/T Fujisan)
    • U.S. Home Prices Drop 6.8 Percent in April as Foreclosures Rise
    • The Net Hubbert Curve: What Does It Mean? (H/T Suzie G)
    • Alan Grayson Letter To Neil Barofsky Requesting Audit of Citi
    • Queasing
    • CRE and Residential RE Prices (Chart on page)
    • US credit card chargeoffs break new record – Moody’s
    • Tales from Bailout Nation (Video)
    • Will banks exiting TARP take back their toxic waste now?
    • Large-scale lay-offs in the U.S. (lay-offs of 50 or greater at 1 time) hit highest level
    • Peter Schiff, Your Record of Inacurate [CNBC] Predictions is Right (Video, H/T iDoctor)

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    Daily Digest – June 19

    by Davos

    Friday, June 19, 2009, 2:52 PM

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    • The fallacy of sidelines cash
    • Durbin cashed out during big stock collapse
    • R E A L I T Y ? ? ? "The state of things as they actually exist"
    • Medvedev calls for new reserve currencies
    • Supply chains and financial shocks: Real transmission channels in globalised production networks
    • Oil prices and the economic recession of 2007-08
    • Credit Card Debt: "A line has been crossed"
    • Russia’s Medvedev: Supranational currency will be created
    • Paul Volcker: More Science, Less Finance
    • Market chatter over green shoots and rising prices has fueled a bear market rally that won’t last, despite policymaker ‘noise.’

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    Daily Digest – June 1

    by Davos

    Monday, June 1, 2009, 3:01 PM

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    • USD (Article)
    • USD (Chart)
    • Baltic collapse repercussions
    • Bond Carnage, Muddled Inflation Thinking, and Fed Options
    • Why we’re storing billions of seeds: Jonathan Drori on TED.com (Video)
    • Ron Paul, (Video – Federal Reserve Transparancy, H/T Inverstorzzo)
    • Hay festival: Niall Ferguson’s grim prediction for western economies (H/T GreenT)
    • The Great Depression of 1930-1940 looms into view
    • ATA Truck Tonnage Index Declines 2.2 Percent in April
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    Daily Digest – May 21

    by Davos

    Thursday, May 21, 2009, 3:26 PM

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    • More on tax revenues
    • The business logic of sustainability: Ray Anderson on TED.com (Video, Repost)
    • Peter Schiff The Schiff Report Video Blog May 18 2009 (H/T iDoctor, Video)
    • Brazil and China eye plan to axe dollar
    • Russia Sheds Dollars for Euros
    • Brazil Turns to China to Help Finance Oil Projects
    • He’s just not that into you
    • One-day-only “lifestyle-liquidation” auctions (Video)
    • Credit Card Changes: Make the Prudent Pay
    • Milton Friedman on Self-Interest and the Profit Motive (Video)
    • Washington Post Raises Doubts About Geithner Management Style, Status of PPIP
    • Visualizing the Stress Test (Chart, Interactive Map)
    • Housing Starts (Chart)
    • A few A(H1N1) Links Dr. Henry Niman’s Map 7,151 U.S. Cases as of this wrtitng, A(H1N1) Current Timeline, CDC Cases

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    Daily Digest – May 18

    by Davos

    Monday, May 18, 2009, 3:07 PM

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    • Economic Doom is getting Worse!
    • Congressman Alan Grayson, on a roll, (H/T Fujisan, Video)
    • Report: Some at U.S. diplomatic posts earn less than $1 a day (H/T PulV)
    • Beggar thy neighbour
    • U.S. credit card defaults rise to new highs (H/TCM)
    • Roubini on CNBC: "Yellow weeds", Ken Time Bomb – Interest Rates (Video)
    • Loaded Inbound and OUtbound Containers, LA and Long Beach Ports (Chart)
    • House Price Puzzle: Mid-to-High End
    • Empire State Manufacturing Survey: Conditions worsened modestly in May (Chart)
    • Bill Maher With Elizabeth Warren – Good Watch! (Video)
    • Germany drags eurozone faster into slump
    • Hong Kong suffers record contraction
    •  A few A(H1N1) Links Dr. Henry Niman’s Map 6,094 U.S. Cases as of this wrtitng, A(H1N1) Current Timeline, CDC Cases

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    Daily Digest – Feb 6

    by Davos

    Friday, February 6, 2009, 1:37 AM

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    • It’s Not Going to Be OK (Hat Tip CM) 
    • Toyota shuts down all but one assembly line (Hat Tip PineCarr & CM)
    • US credit card delinquencies at record high 
    • Bonus Babies: The Big Tarp Recipients and their Booty (Table)
    • Neel Kashkari on the Market Crisis & Asset Relief, FORA.tv
    • Unemployment Chart
    • New jobless claims jump more than expected to 626K (Hat Tip WendyT)
    • New Home Sales and Recessions (Chart)
    • Existing Home Inventory, Monthly (Chart)
    • Citigroup Hides Mystery Meat in Balance Sheet (Hat Tip CM)
    • Lawmaker says SEC hindering House’s Madoff probe (Hat Tip CM) 
    • Depletion and Abundance (Hat Tip Christopher Peters) 
    • Madoff House Hearings (Video)
    • Counties threaten tax revolt against Calif. budget (Hat Tip CM) 
    • Comptroller: Illinois facing a $9 billion deficit (Hat Tip CM)  

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