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Friday Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On May 20, 2011 @ 2:30 pm In Financial Press,Markets | Comments Disabled

Here are today’s favorite reads:

• How optimistic is the stock market really? (Market Watch [1])
• Capitalists Who Fear Free Markets (NYT [2]) If they fear the free markets, are they really capitalists?
• The extend and pretend exposé – coming to a bank near you (FT.com [3])
• Goldman Braces for Federal Subpoenas (WSJ [4])
• America Is Bankrupt (But Not the Way You Think) (HBR [5])
• Las Vegas looks a lot like the new Detroit (Market Watch [6])
• Why the GOP wants to weaken the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (LA Times [7])
• Tim Harford on Unexpected Economics (The Browser [8])
• Study Sees Way to Win Spam Fight (NYT [9])
• Ron Artest: Citizen (Negative Dunkalectics [10])

What are you reading?

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URLs in this post:

[1] Market Watch: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/how-optimistic-is-the-stock-market-really-2011-05-20?link=home_carousel

[2] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/20/business/20norris.html?_r=1&ref=business&pagewanted=all

[3] FT.com: http://ftalphaville.ft.com/blog/2011/05/20/574091/the-extend-and-pretend-expose-coming-to-a-bank-near-you/

[4] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704083904576333730704803292.html?mod=WSJ_hp_MIDDLETopStories

[5] HBR: http://blogs.hbr.org/haque/2011/04/cutting_the_budget.html

[6] Market Watch: http://www.marketwatch.com/Story/story/print?guid=E308D1C6-7CB8-11E0-915A-00212804637C

[7] LA Times: http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-lazarus-20110520,0,2390332,full.column

[8] The Browser: http://thebrowser.com/interviews/tim-harford-on-unexpected-economics?print

[9] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/20/technology/20spam.html?_r=1&ref=business

[10] Negative Dunkalectics: http://www.negativedunkalectics.com/2011/05/ron-artest-citizen.html

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