Blog of the week
The Daily Finance blog asks What would the rapture do to real estate prices?
This US based post, asks what would happen to real estate if the predictions of the end of the world had been realised.
Brad Delong, professor of economics at U.C Berkley writes about the current difficulties of being an economist. "Yes, this is called the dismal science"
Meanwhile, Chinese Market specialist Michael Pettis illuminates some suspect dealings in the Chinese copper market in Looking for debt.