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Tuesday linkage

By

Sam Roggeveen

@SamRoggeveen

7 July 2009 19:03

  • Jeffrey Lewis says a new US-Russian nuclear agreement will be a placeholder for a more ambitious agreement in two or three years.
  • Oxfam has a new report on the economic impact of climate change.
  • Papua New Guinea's economic prospects are not disastrous.
  • NY Times columnist David Brooks summarises a China debate between James Fallows and Niall Ferguson. Video highlights here.
  • China's aerospace industry: 'In only 11 years, China has transformed itself from a country that imports assembly line of 4th generation fighters to a country that exports assembly line of 4th generation fighters.'
  • Getting rich through complexity.
  • Housing bust: a NY Times photo essay of half-finished McMansions.
  • Marginal Revolution reminds us that Robert McNamara did not just leave a legacy as US Defense Secretary, but as the head of the World Bank.