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From the monthly archives: August 2016

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The Best Stockmarket Chart, Ever

Charles Minard’s 1869 graphic detailing Napoleon’s disastrous invasion of Russia in 1812 has been described as one of the “best statistical drawings ever created” - Charles Minard's Graphic 

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What happens when you criticise central bankers?

"It's [the Bundesbank] like cream, the more you whip it the harder it gets." Willem Duisenberg 1996

The Bundesbank has been eerily quiet over the last few months despite the growing popular discontent in Germany with European monetary policy.

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