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Links 8/31/2022

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Lambert and I, and many readers, agree that Ukraine has prompted the worst informational environment ever. We hope readers will collaborate in mitigating the fog of war — both real fog and stage fog — in comments. None of us need…

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Alzheimer’s Disease and Modern Biomedical Research: A Cautionary Tale in Several Parts

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Yves here. A striking feature of KLG’s discussion of some of the problem with Alzheimer’s research is anchoring: that once a plausible-seeming theory is adequately substantiated, it can soon determine how scientists and clinicians view a phenomenon. That in turn makes…

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Case-Shiller: National House Price Index “Decelerated” to 18.0% year-over-year increase in June

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by Calculated Risk on 8/30/2022 09:12:00 AM S&P/Case-Shiller released the monthly Home Price Indices for June ("June" is a 3-month average of April, May and June closing prices).This release includes prices for 20 individual cities, two composite indices (for 10 cities…

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