Some things I’m reading this morning:

  • Some things that Bernanke could say (BusinessInsider); see also, Bernanke Jackson Hole speech preview (CalculatedRisk)
  • September:  the worst of months (PragCap)
  • China stocks head for longest monthly losing streak since 2004 (Bloomberg)
  • Deflation deepens as Japan contraction risk intensifies (Bloomberg)
  • A symbol of 80’s and 90’s investment banking excess is struggling and looking to be sold (Dealbook)
  • Paul Ryan and his panicky critics (NationalReview); see also, His grief, and ours (NewRepublic)
  • Yiddish curses for Republican Jews (NewYorker)
  • The greatest Clint Eastwood tweets from last night (BuzzFeed)