Friday, September 30, 2011
This week in MarketWatch, we have farming, the Fed, and a film about statistics: As the planet grows more crowded, how will we produce enough food to feed the population? One solution gaining momentum is to bring the farm “downtown.” Beyond community gardens, green roofs and edible landscaping.
While the Federal Reserve is “doing the twist,” the U.S Treasury is dancing to a different tune. Who is expected to win this contest? And why are they not dancing together? Judge their performances yourself by reading "Will the Treasury screw the Fed's Twist?"
It’s about a losing sports team, and it stars Brad Pitt: What could this true story possibly teach us about the economy? Find out in this thoughtful review of the new movie Moneyball.