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  1. Here are the answers with discussion for this Weekend’s Quiz. The information provided should help you work out why you missed a question or three!...
  2. Welcome to The Weekend Quiz. The quiz tests whether you have been paying attention or not to the blog posts that I post. See how you go with the...
  3. The Australian Bureau of Statistics released the latest labour force data today (January 20, 2022) – Labour Force, Australia – for...
  4. It’s Wednesday and so some short discussion and news then some jazz, the latter being the highlight. I read an interesting research paper...
  5. I read an article in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ) yesterday (January 16, 2022) – Ich hoffe auf Deutschland – which made me...
  6. When I am asked whether I still consider the recent bout of inflation to be transitory, I say that transitory means as long as the pandemic disrupts...
  7. Here are the answers with discussion for this Weekend’s Quiz. The information provided should help you work out why you missed a question or three!...
  8. Welcome to The Weekend Quiz. The quiz tests whether you have been paying attention or not to the blog posts that I post. See how you go with the...
  9. There is a difference between a journalist reporting news about economics and money and a journalist writing an opinion piece. In the first...
  10. It’s Wednesday and I have been digging a bit into what appears to be a growing coalition opposing lockdowns, mask wearing, vaccine rules, and...