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March 17th, 2013 · No Comments

Links for 3/17. The best stories in economics, energy, investing and other remarkable news. Does Mozart boost your brain? Germany’s miracle reforms, US competitiveness, Rapidly shrinking budget deficits, The science behind a new successful diet and the Internet’s bad neighborhoods, amongst other stories

Panic-driven austerity in the Eurozone and its implications | vox

European labour-market reform | vox

A New Social Roadmap To Another Europe?

BBC – Future – Science & Environment – Young inventor’s flash idea to scare off lions

BBC – Future – Health – Does listening to Mozart really boost your brainpower?

How JPMorgan Lost $17.5 Billion – Forbes

Samsung Galaxy S4 Has Arrived: Here’s What You Need To Know | Daily Ticker – Yahoo! Finance

How MOOCs Could Meet the Challenge of Providing a Global Education | MIT Technology Review

Germany’s labour market: Wunderreform | The Economist

Competitiveness in the United States: The America that works | The Economist

How to Vanish Like Florian Homm – Businessweek

After Producing Methane From ‘Fire Ice,’ the Challenge of Making It Practical – Businessweek

Econbrowser: The Cyclically Adjusted Budget Balance: Shrinking Rapidly
Delusions at the European Commission

BBC – Travel – Slideshow – World’s most unusual towns

The Science Behind The Fast Diet – Business Insider

Dan Buettner Blue Zone Project – Business Insider

BBC News – Internet’s ‘bad neighbourhoods’ spread scams and spam

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