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Further further reading

For the commute home, where budget decisions are made for rather than by children,

– Corn goes pop! Reaches a 33-month high.

– “Expendability”: what the Saudi king has learned from Libya.

– Greg Ip on Paul Ryan’s budget proposal.

– A less sympathetic take.

– Another view on growth slowdowns. (Our take is here.)

– Notes from a private BoJ briefing.

– When to fire your fund manager.

– Follow CFO, not CEO, trades.

– Out of prison into NYC — cigarette arbitrage.

– FDIC stands its ground on short-term lending fees (now what about those non-FDIC registered banks?).

Reflections on the FOMC statement.