What are the forces moving the Minnesota economy? Adam Belz tries to identify the trends and show the connections between Minnesota and the larger U.S. and global economies. You can connect with him on Twitter: @adambelz

Opening Belz, Oct. 17

Posted by: Adam Belz under Business trends Updated: October 17, 2012 - 7:36 AM

Japan will soon hold more U.S. Treasuries than China – Businessweek
Politics, the economy and Americana at a diner in Elyria, Ohio – NY Times
Sounds like Obama got the better of Romney last night – Washington Post
Theory: Income inequality hurts economic growth – NY Times
Selling a stolen painting is very difficult – The Atlantic 
Mining company buys old Ainsworth lumber plant – Grand Rapids Herald-Review
The locus of the Mesabi Range is shifting westward – Minnesota Brown
Hennepin County approves bonds for A-Mill Artist lofts – Finance & Commerce
Dakota Electric proposes special rates for charging vehicles – StarTribune
Citigroup stock is down 90% since Pandit took over in 2007 – Reuters
The death of the American hobo – Vice
Despite its myriad problems, Bank of America posts a profit – Reuters    

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