Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas
from The Economist

Micro stars, macro effects

big econ data - web searches for "unemployment" :: claims for unemployment insurance

from The Economist

Land of the corporate giants

Free exchange: Land of the corporate giants & economies of scale | The Economist

from The Economist

Computer says no

Average monthly size of denial of service attacks (Gigabits per second) #paxtechnica

from The Economist

More Greek myths

Authoritative weekly newspaper focusing on international politics and business news and opinion.

from WSJ

Vital Signs: Falling Factory Orders

TUESDAY, June 5, 2012 - Orders for manufactured goods such as computers and electronics declined again in April. The value of new orders fell 0.6% to $465.98 billion, after a downwardly revised 2.1% slide in March, the Commerce Department said. Orders have fallen in three of the past four months. Demand for nondefense capital goods excluding aircraft, a key gauge of business investment, fell 2.1%.


more tweets, more votes – it works for google searches, too!

Does Search Traffic Provide a Valid Measure of Public Attention to Political Candidates?