Economics and Investing:

$4.15 Per Pound: Ground Beef Climbs to Another Record High. – G.G.

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Multiemployer Program Posts Record Deficit, Single-Employer Shortfall Shrinks, PBGC Says. – G.G.

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Items from Mr. Econocobas:

Deformations On The Dealer Lots: How The Fed’s ZIRP Is Fueling The Next Subprime Bust

David Stockman: Take Cover Now – They Don’t Ring A Bell At The Top

Part-Time Jobs Putting Millions in Poverty or Close To It