As the super committee continues playing color war like Children at camp, the public is unsure what will be next; more austerity, more stimulus something else? This wee the national debt hit $15 trillion. The sunday info-graph deals with this issue. First results from last week’s poll , this week’s poll and book of the week.
The Growth Map: Economic Opportunity in the BRICs and Beyond by Jim O’Neill. O’Neill is famous for coining the term ‘BRICs’ and Chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management . In his new book, O’Neill predicts that China will overtake the US as the world’s largest economy by 2027. Introductory article here.
Not many people seemed to care too much about Sarbones-Oxley.