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consumer budgeting

Friday, March 30, 2012


health exchanges


outsized influence of drug & medical device companies on FDA

Thursday, March 29, 2012


economy growing faster than realized?


united states wind map


decline of beer





1940 vs. 2010 populations


art & personality


baseball regional sports networks


1 billion smart connected devices shipped in 2011, expected to double by 2016

Wednesday, March 28, 2012


advertising revenue of newspapers









high price of crude oil, lower gasoline sale volume


limited demand for U.S. debt


federal budget deficit


spending on managing disease and health care


new wave of tech m&a

Tuesday, March 27, 2012


Never been a better time to lock in long-term financing for rental housing


future production of energy

Monday, March 26, 2012


demand soars for bay area homes


average fuel economy of U.S. vehicles


wet and dry America


global oil outlook

Saturday, March 24, 2012



monetary base, 1984 - present

Friday, March 23, 2012


Real private fixed investment, shaded areas show U.S. recessions.


patient centered care


expensive conditions of medicare patients


The Third Bubble: The Health Care Bubble?


rapid trading


elevated assets


news source popularity by state

Thursday, March 22, 2012


financial crisis prelude: housing bubble


lazy labor force?

Wednesday, March 21, 2012


lack of health insurance by state


oil spike






hospital mergers


S&P 500


U.S. per capita health expenditures

Tuesday, March 20, 2012


global rates of noncommunicable disease


aggregators of various kinds are the way people consume

Monday, March 19, 2012


Hospital mergers and acquisitions


Internet contributes more to the American economy than the entire federal government


generation why bother

Friday, March 16, 2012

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