1. How has the sequester turned out for air travel?
3. Economic difficulties in the Netherlands.
4. Are Americans saving enough?
5. Kidnapping markets in everything.
6. Speculations about China and bird flu.
7. Good short review of Ray Fisman and Tim Sullivan’s The Org. Here is an associated Freakonomics Q&A.
8. Fed odds from Neil Irwin; my prediction is we get one extra year of Bernanke and only then another candidate.