The United States: The last time we had so few Americans filing for unemployment was in 1969. Layoffs remain rare amid tight labor markets.
China: Are China’s stocks attractive at this point?
Global Developments: Who owns each nation’s government debt?
This chart shows government bond yields globally (as well as the recent changes).
Equity Markets: Credit Suisse says that corporate margins will improve further.
Emerging Markets: The Capital Economics EM capital flows tracker shows net outflows and slowing portfolio inflows.
Food for Thought: How much air is in a bag of chips?
Edited by Joseph Cohen
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