Comments on: Counterparties: What the Fed didn’t do http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2012/06/20/counterparties-what-the-fed-didnt-do/ A slice of lime in the soda Sun, 26 Oct 2014 19:05:02 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: Zdneal http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2012/06/20/counterparties-what-the-fed-didnt-do/comment-page-1/#comment-40471 Thu, 21 Jun 2012 13:18:59 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/?p=15258#comment-40471 Hah, I went to high school with Frank Bures. Weird.

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By: TFF http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2012/06/20/counterparties-what-the-fed-didnt-do/comment-page-1/#comment-40462 Thu, 21 Jun 2012 10:44:27 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/?p=15258#comment-40462 Speaking of causation/correlation, one reason for a negative association between homeownership and economic activity would be the fact that the rental relationship is wholly monetized while ownership is not.

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By: Curmudgeon http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2012/06/20/counterparties-what-the-fed-didnt-do/comment-page-1/#comment-40446 Thu, 21 Jun 2012 04:29:36 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/?p=15258#comment-40446 Or don’t move to New York – you’ll lower the average lifespan there. It’s good to see Reuters journalists finally starting to understand basic statistics (if not so for Klein). Correlation does not imply causation.

Or, in the case of the creative classes, the correlation never even existed; Richard Florida just made it up.

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