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[l] at 8/4/20 4:55am

[Category: Links]

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[l] at 8/4/20 4:00am
Not only is the airline industry in desperate shape, but its executives have made its bad situation worse, increasing resolution costs for all bagholders.

[Category: Guest Post, Investment outlook, Pandemic, Politics, Regulations and regulators, Ridiculously obvious scams]

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[l] at 8/4/20 2:25am
A reader query focused on small businesses.

[Category: Economic fundamentals, Income disparity, Pandemic, The destruction of the middle class]

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[l] at 8/4/20 12:43am
Why it is not crazy to worry about Silicon Valley.

[Category: Guest Post, Politics, Social policy, Social values, Surveillance state, Technology and innovation]

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[l] at 8/3/20 12:00pm
~ Today's Water Cooler ~

[Category: Guest Post, Water Cooler]

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[l] at 8/3/20 10:25am
Large-scale shifts triggered by work-from-home, staggering unemployment crisis, and oil-and-gas bust. Rents respond in real time.

[Category: Free markets and their discontents, Real estate]

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[l] at 8/3/20 4:55am

[Category: Guest Post, Links]

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[l] at 8/3/20 4:00am
Mortgage servicers are still engaged the abuses they perpetrated in the foreclosure crisis.

[Category: Banking industry, Guest Post, Legal, Real estate]

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[l] at 8/2/20 9:45pm
CIO Ben Meng demonstrates why CalPERS can't be trusted....even as the giant pension is pushing legislation to be able to make loans in secret.

[Category: Banana republic, CalPERS, Investment management, Legal, Politics]

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[l] at 8/2/20 2:55pm
Oddities in the Chinese seeds story (and yes, people planted them).

[Category: China, Free markets and their discontents, Guest Post]

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[l] at 8/2/20 4:55am

[Category: Links]

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[l] at 8/2/20 4:45am
In the many instances where far-right activity attempts to exhibit solemnity, gravity, or strength, a well-aimed joke is a powerful act of resistance.

[Category: Europe, Guest Post, Politics]

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[l] at 8/1/20 4:55am

[Category: Guest Post, Links]

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[l] at 8/1/20 1:14am
Revealing a big hole in the official Skripal story.

[Category: Guest Post, Media watch, Politics, Russia, UK]

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[l] at 8/1/20 12:22am
How consultant-grifters profit while watering down police reform and undermining accountabilty to local communities.

[Category: Banana republic, Dubious statistics, Free markets and their discontents, Guest Post, Income disparity, Politics, Privatization, Social policy]

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[l] at 7/31/20 12:00pm
~ Today's Water Cooler ~

[Category: Water Cooler]

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[l] at 7/31/20 7:55am
NYT piece on contact tracing doesn't see what good health care has to do with why some of these efforts elsewhere have worked well.

[Category: Banana republic, Guest Post, Health care, Income disparity, Pandemic, Surveillance state, The destruction of the middle class]

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[l] at 7/31/20 4:55am

[Category: Guest Post, Links]

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[l] at 7/31/20 2:10am
A clinical and not very cheery look at the state of Covid-19 vaccine play.

[Category: Dubious statistics, Free markets and their discontents, Guest Post, Health care, Pandemic, Regulations and regulators, Risk and risk management, Science and the scientific method]

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[l] at 7/31/20 1:18am
Thomas Frank: If Biden and the corporate Democrats continue to deny the concerns of populist movements, they ensure a new Trump will emerge

[Category: Banana republic, Economic fundamentals, Free markets and their discontents, Globalization, Guest Post, Income disparity, Politics, Social values, The destruction of the middle class]

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[l] at 7/31/20 12:40am
If having Kamala Harris or Susan Rice isn't unappetizing enough, as Lambert points out, the Dem VP pick is the presumptive 2024 Prez nominee.

[Category: Banana republic, Guest Post, Politics]

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