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several online information graphics that illustrate the causes or relative dimensions of the ongoing credit crisis. while there are plenty of stock market graphs out there, which ones attempt to communicate the mechanics or meaning behind the current crisis? & which ones did I miss?

. A Year of Heavy Losses (treemap) [nytimes.com]
. The Downturn in Facts and Figures (collection) [bbc.co.uk]
. How a Market Crisis Unfolded (event timeline) [nytimes.com]
. The Finance Crisis (graphs) [nytimes.com]
. Business Knowledge Maps (network maps) [newsvisual.com]
. Crunched by the Credit Crisis (bubble graph) [portfolio.com]
. The New Global Wealth Machine (relational chart) [blogs.nytimes.com]
. Headlines as Tag Cloud [Wordnews]
. Map of the Market (blood red treemap) [smartmoney.com]

UPDATE
. History of U.S. Gov't Bailouts (bubble graph) [propublica.org]

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3 COMMENTS

http://www.zeitgeistmovie.com/

Tue 07 Oct 2008 at 4:07 PM
MkG

Site suggestion: Can the images at the top of each story link to their sources?

Wed 08 Oct 2008 at 2:58 AM
Erik

Nice figures.
Thanks for posting!

Wed 05 Nov 2008 at 2:01 PM
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