By Kirsten Salyer
Free Exchange on Britain's confusing economic recovery
UNC Greensboro on the origins of the modern real-estate loan contract
The Federal Reserve on real-estate lenders during the Great Depression
Naked Capitalism on the "Reagan-lite" ideology of Barney Frank
The University of Delaware on the scarce money supply of colonial America
Paul Krugman on the dangers of political correctness
History News Network on the future of the euro
WSJ Management 2.0 on the purpose of power
Bloomberg Businessweek on Alexander Hamilton, the "Federalist hunk"
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