Links for 3/27. The best stories in economics, energy, investing and other remarkable news. The FED is not the cause of low bond yields, two misconceptions about gold, the IMF despairs about the euro, and how Cyprus is committing economic suicide, amongst other things.
Wall Street worries about PayPal’s real-world expansion – Yahoo! Finance
Insight: Money fled Cyprus as president fumbled bailout – Yahoo! Finance
BBC News – Why are the French drinking less wine?
BBC News – Man gets 30 months in prison for shining laser at plane
Deal with failed banks the Dutch way: rely on the ECB, deposit insurance, and the public’s faith in the government | FT Alphaville
Quality time with the ailing Dutch commercial real estate sector | FT Alphaville
No, the FED isn’t the cause of low bond yields
Mr Yen cautions on Japan’s ‘unsafe’ debt trajectory – Telegraph
The Two Biggest Misconceptions About Gold – Yahoo! Finance
IMF Calls for Action as Euro Zone Crisis Festers
Poland is about to commit economic suicide
And Cyprus already has committed economic suicide
However: The Euro Is Not Going Away: Deal With It, Folks