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Monday linkage


Sam Roggeveen


9 March 2009 12:50

  • China has reiterated its call for political and military talks with Taiwan. 
  • The Browser. Could this be even better than Arts & Letters Daily?
  • Has North Korea's diplomatic clout increased since it went nuclear? Maybe not.
  • I previously blogged about a misleading chart which suggested US unemployment today was markedly worse than previous recessions. But it looks like reality is now catching up to that chart.
  • Spammed in Baghdad. It's progress, of a sort.
  • 'What led a tiny fishing nation, population 300,000, to decide, around 2003, to re-invent itself as a global financial power?' Michael Lewis examines Iceland's financial entrails.