A trio of interesting graphics about how values differ around the world. Click on any graphic for a screen-filling image and easier reading.(more…)
Slope of Hope Blog Posts
Slope initially began as a blog, so this is where most of the website’s content resides. Here we have tens of thousands of posts dating back over a decade. These are listed in reverse chronological order. Click on any category icon below to see posts tagged with that particular subject, or click on a word in the category cloud on the right side of the screen for more specific choices.
Even setting aside the federal holiday, it is a stark desert when it comes to economic reports; absolutely nothing of important is going on until the FOMC two Wednesdays from now.(more…)