Weekend Mouse Tremblers:

What is catching my reading eye this weekend?

Who Had Richer Parents, Doctors Or Artists?  Planet Money




Guest post: Ukraine’s debt — now comes the interesting bit
When your creditor takes some of your territory — can you make that territory take some of your debt?  Ft Alphaville 
As alluded to at the end of the post this has potential implications for an independent Scotland and the balance of the UK.




Southern Stampede 
The Eurozone periphery trade is running our of gas. Reuters Breaking Views





If China Sneezes, Africa Can Now Catch a Cold iMF Direct



The Dismal Art
Economic forecasting has become much more sophisticated in the decades since its invention. So why are we still so bad at it? Democracy Journal