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My books of the year 2021

Ananyo Bhattacharya, The Man From the Future – A biography not only of the genius’s genius, John von Neumann, but also of von Neumann’s ideas and influence, which are nearly impossible to exaggerate. Serious and brilliantly-written. Davi

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There is no easy escape from the global debt trap

No matter what happens to near-term inflation and growth, the world is too indebted for rates to rise much higher

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US bond bulls hold their ground in face of red-hot inflation

Investors stick to bet that ageing population and high levels of debt will support prices

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What ‘The Squad’ Tells Us About Progressives’ Ability To Win Voters Of Color

Back in 2018, a quartet of Democratic women — known commonly as “The Squad” — broke barriers on their way to Congress: They were young women of color with no prior congressional experience who, in some cases, bested a white incumbent to represent their no

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