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Jon Talton

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September 5, 2014 at 9:53 AM

Vote: The Seattle housing market

King County house prices rose again in August but the velocity of prices and sales tapered off. It seems like a good time to ask you about how you see housing doing here:


This Week’s Links:

The NFL’s secretive finances: a $10 billion mystery | Businessweek

Silicon Valley builds up in Seattle | Reuters

Inside today’s jobs report | Jared Bernstein

Amazon Fresh tries using the U.S. Postal Service to deliver its groceries | The Verge

ACA rate shock? Not so much | The Incidental Economist

The European Central Bank doubles down on failed policies | Naked Capitalism

The pent up wage growth story: Why does Janet Yellen say these things? | Beat the Press


Today’s Econ Haiku:

Here’s Alibaba

Mortal threat to Amazon?

Or just 40 thieves?


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