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A gravity model applied to ancient trade: OK, interesting, probably. But the NYT story terribly confused about GM’s nytimes.com/2015/08/30/mag…

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Sharding & replication (from @timbray). Source of fraud @google in “Cloud of Lies” (2009, amazon.com/Cloud-Lies-Pet…) tbray.org/ongoing/When/2…

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@KazutoYamaki enjoyed @mingthein report of your ideas. Endorse his request for a FF Foveon mirrorless; preferably compatible w/ FE glass.

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“It is a mistake to focus… education on job-specific skills that a changing world will render redundant” John Kay:: ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/0…

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What trinity? Govts insist on their own fiscal poison so the fix is always on either exch. rates or capital controls:twitter.com/BaldingsWorld/…

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Still, merch. trade only. Poor BOP data give us an inadequate sense of what is happening in services esp. Mode 3::twitter.com/SimonEvenett/s…

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Neither making a list nor even checking it twice will help. To govern is to do or not do, test both, revise, repeat::catallaxyfiles.com/2015/08/25/adv…

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@CoppetainPU Ta! Bought before the market opened (hate to see a good panic go to waste). Nice bounce before it closed. Up on the day: joy 😀

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Hmm…there’s a big sale on! Some nice bargains. Bought a few bio-med and quite a bit of LNG(!) before Chinese investors snap them up.

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SincDavidson Forcing GST on imports doesn’t stack up abc.net.au/news/2015-08-2… via @ABCthedrum

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DavidKleimann ‘Textile investments flow into Vietnam ahead of TPP’ just-style.com/analysis/texti…

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SincDavidson “competitive neutrality” excuse for GST tax grab. @JoeHockey engaged in protectionism.

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Mode 4 in CHAFTA is not the only way to import CHN workers. Labor opposition overblown, ineffective, shortsighted::ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/9…

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Sort of scary “Researchers tested CRISPR-based implementations of the (“gene
-drive”) idea in yeast and fruit flies”::econ.st/1E7m3fm

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Isabella Kaminska rips into the history of the PRC and the “impossible trinity” in familiar bloody-minded fashion ftalphaville.ft.com/2015/08/14/213…

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WorldTradeLaw Why free trade agreements don’t really deliver free trade - Fortune bit.ly/1gF44Cg

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The @jgarnaut article is less shocking and more interesting than this suggests::twitter.com/jgarnaut/statu…

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Clever, guess we’re down to fix-ups now? RT @DPearson_mn: How to maximize agricultural trade expansion in ? […] bit.ly/1IKZITR

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“Food sector foreign investment curbs stink of protectionism”, David Uren::theaustralian.com.au/business/opini…

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SimonEvenett Is China engaging in a competitive devaluation? I pour cold water on this argument in my take on Beijing’s move, see mydigitalfc.com/op-ed/why-did-…

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Why not “balanced” support for theories of perpetual motion or witch-burning? Or macro-economic modelling (oh wait…)

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“Moderate” support for costly ineffective measures that no robust evidence supports is “pollism” not good governance::theaustralian.com.au/opinion/coalit…

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TheEIU_China Renminbi’s decline today still looks modest vs scale of its climb against other currencies in 2014-15. pic.twitter.com/Mtx6MIJ0Pa

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Chill! That much-tweeted arctic sea-ice map tells (only the northern) half of the story. Recent warming is gentle. pic.twitter.com/f5yC5vdBQr

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insteconomics Foreign investment: FIRB scaring away capital, warns CPC theaustralian.com.au/business/forei…

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