The weekly free lunch Reply

If you lost track of the news stories this week, our Weekly free lunch post will keep you updated.

The weekly free lunch is a bit late this week, but the week saw a number of interesting stories:

  • Labour unrest in the platinum sector continued and might even spread further. The excellent Felicity Duncan of Money Web had an interesting article on when the mines are all gone.
  • Internationally the news was all about the Fed’s decision to engage in QE3. Our Scoop.it page has a good article on the policy and an interesting one on the role that bloggers played in putting forward ideas of expansionary policy and NGDP targeting.
  • Twitter showed both sides of the story (stimulus policy vs fears of inflation), but we liked this one best:

You can read all these stories on our Scoop.it page.

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