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Wednesday, April 01, 2009

Wile E. Coyote Indicator

by Calculated Risk on 4/01/2009 03:03:00 PM

Wile E. Coyote Indicator Click on graph for larger image in new window.

Posted with permission.

Credit: Buzz Potamkin in Animation World Magazine

See: The Macro Economy's Impact on Animation: Will Wile E. Coyote Dodge the Anvil?

"Economists and commentators are increasingly citing Wile E. Coyote to explain the macro economy, with Nobel-laureate Paul Krugman first hoisting the anvil in 2007. Cartoon image courtesy of Warner Bros. Animation. Graphs courtesy of Project X."