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Further further reading

For the commute home,

– A new toy for Bill Gross: the UltraShort 20 Yr Treasury ETF (TBT) performance simulator.

Primary materials on secondary markets from today’s House hearing.

One, two, three musings on the Microsoft–Skype deal.

– David Brooks writes a column about structural unemployment.

– Cue blogger debate: here, here, herehere and here.

– Martin Wolf’s column in tomorrow’s FT.

– Why the Greek bailout has worked.

– Muni bond ETFs rebound.

– Bank backstops for munis.

– The first systemic margin call of the commodities crisis.

– China’s currency and trade balance, charted.