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Weekend Reading

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On April 10, 2010 @ 5:08 pm In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

[1]For your perusing pleasure, here are several worthwhile reads for the weekend:

• SHILLER: Don’t Bet the Farm on the Housing Recovery (Sunday NYT [2])

• SEC looks to rein in trading battlebots (Ars Technica [3])

• 15% tangible equity capital survival ratio (Reuters [4])

• Prince Shows Shame, Rubin Defiance (WSJ [5])

• The Well-Off Are Spending Again (NYT [6])

• Of all the people in human history who ever reached the age of 65, half are alive now. (New Scientist [7])

[8]• PIGS Exposure Explains ‘Shotgun Greek Wedding (Bloomberg [9])

• Why You Can’t Work at Work (Big Think [10])

• A New START: How the Nuke Reduction Treaty with Russia Will Make Us All Safer (Good [11])

• Art of the Steal: On the Trail of World’s Most Ingenious Thief (Wired [12])

Anything else worth reading ?

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[2] Sunday NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/11/business/economy/11view.html

[3] Ars Technica: http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news/2010/04/sec-looks-to-rein-in-trading-battlebots-maybe.ars

[4] Reuters: http://blogs.reuters.com/rolfe-winkler/2010/04/09/greenspans-15-survival-formula/

[5] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304198004575171712663412230.html

[6] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/10/business/10luxury.html

[7] New Scientist: http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg20627550.100-the-shock-of-the-old-welcome-to-the-elderly-age.html?full=true

[8] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/PIGS.png

[9] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601109&sid=aCrRNlbKtrss

[10] Big Think: http://bigthink.com/ideas/18522

[11] Good: http://www.good.is/post/a-new-start-how-obama-s-treaty-with-russia-will-make-us-all-safer/#ixzz0kjTHajB8

[12] Wired: http://www.wired.com/magazine/2010/03/ff_masterthief_blanchard

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