By Kirsten Salyer
Each week, we'll be collecting interesting economic commentary for a roundup of quick reads. Did you come across a great story or blog post that we missed? Leave a note in the comments below.
Paul Krugman on British austerity then and now
The Global Macro Monitor on what Europe can learn from the Russian ruble crisis of 1998
Kevin Drum on making hard work fashionable again
The Economist’s Free Exchange on a “New Europe” with the same problems
The Big Picture on whether economic mobility is possible today
The Economix’s Catherine Rampell on American migration reaching a record low-0- Nov/18/2011 21:07 GMT