<html> <head><style type ="text/css">body { font-family: "Bloomberg Prop Unicode I", Verdana, sans-serif; font-size:125%; letter-spacing: -0.3pt; color: #FF9F0F; background-color: #000000; text-align: left; } p {line-height: 1.25em; max-width:900px; width:expression(document.body.clientWidth > 900? "900px": "auto" );} h1, h2, h3 { text-align: left; font-weight: normal; color: #FFFFFF; } h1 { font-size: 130%; } h2 { font-size: 115%; } h3 { font-size: 100%; } #bb-style { font-size: 90%; max-width:900px; width:expression(document.body.clientWidth > 900? "900px": "auto" ); } b, strong { font-weight: bold; } i, em { color: #FEC54A; } pre { font-family: "Andale Mono", "Monaco", "Lucida Console"; letter-spacing: -0.3pt; line-height: 1.25em; } table { border: 0; font-size: 90%; width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto; } td, tr { text-align: left; } td.numeric { text-align: right; } a:link { color:#53B2F5; text-decoration: none; } a:visited {color:#53B2F5} a:active {color:#53B2F5} a:hover {color:#53B2F5} </style> </head> <body> <p>By Kirsten Salyer</p> <p>Alphaville on <a href="http://ftalphaville.ft.com/blog/2012/04/17/963711/what-five-years-of-crisis-history-tells-us/">what five years of crisis data tells us<br></a>The Exchange on <a href="http://exchange-bhc.blogspot.com/2012/04/business-history-and-titanic-white-star.html">the business history of the Titanic</a><br> Project Syndicate on <a href="http://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/golden-rules-for-the-eurozone">gold-standard analogies and the euro<br></a>Bloomberg Businessweek on <a href="http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2012-04-15/a-history-lesson-as-canada-tries-to-digitize-coins">the history lessons of digitizing coins</a><br> The New Republic on <a href="http://www.tnr.com/blog/timothy-noah/102680/wall-streets-inefficiency">how Wall Street is less efficient today than 100 years ago</a><br> The Huffington Post on <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/chris-gentilviso/emancipation-day-2012_b_1428297.html">what Frederick Douglass would think of Emancipation Day 2012<br></a>Credit Writedowns on <a href="http://www.creditwritedowns.com/2012/04/hoover-balancing-budget-least-increase-taxes.html">Herbert Hoover's take on balancing the budget</a></p> </body> </html>