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Wednesday linkage

By

Sam Roggeveen

@SamRoggeveen

11 February 2009 09:55

  • A wrap-up of economic gloom from Northeast Asia.
  • Prospects for Iraqi security in 2009: 10 things to look out for.
  • PACOM Commander Timothy Keating says there have been no overtures from China's military┬ásince Obama took office, but there is room for dialogue and 'naval coalitions'. (H/t China Defense Blog.)
  • The New Yorker has a China blog.
  • I was always told that if you laid all the world's economists end to end, they still wouldn't reach a conclusion. Yet Clive Crook wants a consensus?!
  • In his essay in The Monthly, Prime Minister Rudd blamed greed for our current economic travails. Here's Milton Friedman on that subject: