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[l] at 2/27/24 12:00pm
~ Today's Water Cooler ~

[Category: Guest Post, Water Cooler]

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[l] at 2/27/24 7:55am
UK and US policy are mean to the poor, even though that stinginess costs all of us.

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

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[l] at 2/27/24 4:55am

[Category: Links]

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[l] at 2/27/24 4:45am
Even critical paragraphs on how NHS patients’ personal data will be handled have been blacked out.

[Category: Guest Post]

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[l] at 2/27/24 3:55am
Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty makes a big claim about Iran's role in Syria. Does the article deliver the goods?

[Category: Guest Post, Media watch, Middle East, Politics]

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[l] at 2/27/24 2:43am
In-fighting between Navalny camps, one around his mother, the other his wife, raises more questions about official pronouncements.

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

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[l] at 2/26/24 1:55pm
Twists and turns as artists and their insurers adapt to the on-going Covid pandemic (and fans go unprotected)

[Category: Pandemic]

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[l] at 2/26/24 12:00pm
~ Water Cooler: Open Thread ~

[Category: Water Cooler]

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[l] at 2/26/24 4:58am

[Category: Links]

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[l] at 2/26/24 4:54am
NATO leaders, such as Poland's Skiorski, have been making more aggressive noises since Adiivaka fell. Does this change Russia's calculus?

[Category: Doomsday scenarios, Europe, Politics, Russia]

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[l] at 2/26/24 4:50am
Patients are increasingly caught in the crossfire of contract disputes between health insurers.

[Category: Health care, Regulations and regulators]

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[l] at 2/26/24 2:47am
How war spending serves as a cover for the distribution of pork at the expense of American needs.

[Category: Banana republic, Doomsday scenarios, Dubious statistics, Guest Post, Income disparity, Politics, Ridiculously obvious scams, Technology and innovation, The destruction of the middle class]

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[l] at 2/25/24 1:55pm
Miasma delenda est.

[Category: Guest Post, Pandemic]

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[l] at 2/25/24 4:55am

[Category: Guest Post, Links]

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[l] at 2/25/24 4:50am
Because these price spikes are a state of mind. And when that state of mind changes – see Tesla.

[Category: Guest Post, Market inefficiencies, Ridiculously obvious scams]

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[l] at 2/24/24 4:55am

[Category: Links]

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[l] at 2/24/24 4:54am
Pandemic-era have often pitted evidence-based medicine proponents against supporters of more traditional analytical methods.

[Category: Guest Post, Health care, Pandemic, Politics, Science and the scientific method]

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[l] at 2/24/24 4:52am
The upcoming WTO is likely to see a power struggle between its traditional advanced economy leaders and the so-called Global Majority.

[Category: Africa, China, Europe, Free markets and their discontents, Globalization, Guest Post, Income disparity, India, Middle East, Politics, Russia]

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[l] at 2/24/24 4:52am
The upcoming WTO is likely to see a power struggle between its traditional advanced economy leaders and the so-called Global Majority.

[Category: Africa, China, Europe, Free markets and their discontents, Globalization, Guest Post, Income disparity, India, Middle East, Politics, Russia]

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[l] at 2/23/24 12:00pm
~ Today's Water Cooler ~

[Category: Guest Post, Water Cooler]

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[l] at 2/23/24 7:55am
Largely a tribute to Barbara Ehrenreich's work over time on the Professional Managerial Class.

[Category: Guest Post, Income disparity, Social values, The destruction of the middle class]

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