Links: 2013-06-24

Threads in the news:
US: In the US, the end of the Fed's tapering program is dominating headlines along with the NSA spying scandal. Frances Coppola has some pointed comments on this that I largely agree with. Take a look at that post just previous to this one. Interestingly, Paul Krugman also has a good take on the market's reaction to Bernanke that I will cover shortly. I think he gets the reaction right irrespective of whether you believe QE is good policy, which he does and I don't.

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