Posts filed under “Politics”

NRA Plan for School Security

Category: Humor, Politics

Migrant Maps

Source: WSJ

Category: Current Affairs, Economy, Politics, Travel

Economic and Financial Decision Making in China

  Fascinating graphic from Goldman Sachs via FT Alphaville:   click for ginormous graphic Source: FT Alphaville  

Category: Economy, Politics

Arguing With Gun Nuts on Twitter Bingo

Not you, I mean the real nuts!    

Category: Digital Media, Politics

Economic Data Misperceptions in Political Discourse

Category: Economy, Politics, Really, really bad calls, Think Tank

274 Days, 294 Mass Shootings

Source: Wonkblog

Category: Data Analysis, Politics

Bankers Launch Hostile Takeover of CFPB

Last week, we discussed several developments that have the banking industry up in arms. Each of these trace back to Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren. The first was the new mortgage disclosure rules from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. The regulations consolidate several documents, mandate greater transparency in simpler language and require a three-day disclosure before a real-estate…Read More

Category: Credit, Politics, Really, really bad calls, Regulation

Drone Strikes and Terrorist Attacks in Pakistan

Source: The Economist

Category: Digital Media, Politics, Technology, War/Defense

The Robin Hood Index

Source: Bloomberg

Category: Data Analysis, Economy, Politics

Does Europe Take in Enough Migrants?

Source: Visual Capitalist

Category: Politics