James Ledbetter

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Sept. 1 2010 1:59 PMAmerica's Most Underestimated CompanyWhy is everyone always writing off Netflix?
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Aug. 31 2010 2:35 PMHead-Thumping Chart of the Day
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Aug. 30 2010 11:46 AMThat Love Affair Between Hedge Funds and Democrats? It's Over.
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Aug. 27 2010 3:32 PMSome More on Baseball's Incentive To Lose
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Aug. 26 2010 3:57 PMSome Baseball Teams Lose but Still Make Money. Big Deal.
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Aug. 25 2010 11:29 AMDo We Have Too Many Construction Workers?
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Aug. 24 2010 4:51 PMStrucs vs. Cycs The two gangs of economists warring over the causes of high unemployment.
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Aug. 23 2010 11:17 AMAmericans Are Fleeing the Stock Market. Or, They're Not.
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Aug. 19 2010 1:32 PMIt's Not the Right Time To Cut the Deficit
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Aug. 18 2010 4:53 PMThe New York Times Tells the SEC How To Keep Its Secrets
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Aug. 18 2010 1:38 PMBut Who Will Play Nassim Taleb?
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Aug. 16 2010 1:50 PMHow Not To Compete With Zipcar: Send Your Customers Overseas
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Aug. 13 2010 10:49 AMWhy Aren’t There More Nurses?
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Aug. 12 2010 2:59 PMAre All Rich People Now Liberals?Sort of—but it's not a wholesale, or even permanent, realignment.
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Aug. 5 2010 3:56 PMDeflation vs. InflationAre lower prices scarier than higher ones?
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Sept. 1 2010 10:53 AMIs Ben Bernanke Now Warren Buffett's Boss?
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Aug. 30 2010 3:07 PMUnemployment Benefits Create Unemployment Like Aspirin Creates Headaches
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Aug. 29 2010 11:52 AMRobert Shiller Shouldn't Waste His Time on Revenue Sharing
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Aug. 27 2010 10:43 AMWeekend Talking Points, August 27-29
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Aug. 26 2010 12:21 PMAre the New Shareholder Activist Rules Too Strict?
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Aug. 25 2010 10:40 AMYes, You Can Have Growth and Bigger Deficits
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Aug. 24 2010 1:53 PMWhy Is Anyone Surprised at Plummeting Home Sales?
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Aug. 20 2010 1:02 PMWeekend Talking Points
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Aug. 19 2010 11:01 AMShouldn't Someone in New Jersey Be Prosecuted for Pension Fraud? Here's a Nominee.
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Aug. 18 2010 3:58 PMNo, We're Not Turning Into JapanBut here's why this annoying argument won't go away.
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Aug. 17 2010 11:52 AMSuddenly the Wall Street Journal Loves Europe
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Aug. 16 2010 12:00 PMThe Economic Number Everyone Is Watching (and Getting Wrong)
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Aug. 13 2010 10:46 AMWelcome to Vulture Outsourcing
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Aug. 10 2010 4:20 PMWhat Happened to Demand Media's Audience?A huge apparent traffic drop looms just as the IPO is announced.
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Sept. 30 2014 5:54 PM Goodbye, Tough Guy It’s time for Michigan to fire its toughness-obsessed coach, Brady Hoke.