Monday, September 19, 2011

Morning Journal 9/19/11


Economics

This Week’s Data

Other


Positive news from the oil industry (short):
http://mjperry.blogspot.com/2011/09/new-report-oil-and-gas-in-united-states.html

Industrial production, yield spreads and recession (short):
http://www.capitalspectator.com/archives/2011/09/industrial_prod.html#more

Household balance sheets continue to improve (short):
http://scottgrannis.blogspot.com/2011/09/households-balance-sheets-continue-to.html


Politics

Domestic


Charles Krauthammer on social security (medium):
http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/a-ponzi-scheme-that-should-be-fixed/2011/09/15/gIQAn6EfVK_story.html

This is as balanced an account on what has occurred at Splendora as I have seen (medium):
http://www.minyanville.com/businessmarkets/articles/solyndra-scandal-solyndra-bankruptcy-solyndra-ipo/9/15/2011/id/36909

International

Geithner gets a rough reception from the EU finance ministers (short):
http://www.zerohedge.com/news/europes-response-geithners-advice-id-hear-how-united-states-will-reduce-its-deficits-and-its-de