Read — 2014/11/13
Today’s selection of articles includes:
- “US and China leaders in ‘historic’ greenhouse gas emissions pledge“, by Carrie Gracie (BBC). During a state visit to Beijing, the US agrees to reduce greenhouse gas emissions at least 26% by 2025; in return, China states that “emissions would peak by 2030”.
- “At APEC, Obama, Putin find themselves in awkward moments“, by Josh Chin (Wall Street Journal). No one is immune, it seems. Kudos to the artist(s) of this parody.
- “Why are so many workers still part time? Seven charts“, by Nick Timiraos (Wall Street Journal). Record-low unemployment figures mask the fact that many workers are involuntarily part-time.