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10 Tuesday AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On January 31, 2012 @ 9:30 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

Some interesting reads to start your morning:

• Senate clears way for vote on insider-trading ban (Associated Press [1])
Hindsight Bias and Spurious Correlations: Why Wall Street is rooting for the Giants (Market Watch [2]) (not cause they are the local home team?)
• Sarkozy’s German fixation (The Economist [3])
• Short China: Its commodities bubble is set to pop (Market Watch [4])
• Europe’s new fiscal pact raises hopes (FT.com [5]) see also EU Nears Greek Confrontation Amid Fiscal Pact (Bloomberg [6])
My boi Chris Whalen gets the full Dealbook profile: New Fund Hopes to Prove Thesis of Outspoken Analyst (DealBook [7])
• Munis Cruise Through a Scorching January (Institutional Risk Analytics [8])
• Facebook’s Yahoo! Patent Problem (The Street [9])
• 5 reasons why Florida’s primary matters more than SC (Tampa Bay [10])
• Why the Clean Tech Boom Went Bust (Wired [11])

What are you reading?
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Source: WSJ [13]


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[1] Associated Press: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_CONGRESS_INSIDER_TRADING?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT

[2] Market Watch: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/why-wall-street-is-rooting-for-the-giants-2012-01-31?link=home_carousel

[3] The Economist: http://www.economist.com/blogs/newsbook/2012/01/frances-presidential-campaign?fsrc=scn/tw/te/bl/sarkozysgermanfixation

[4] Market Watch: http://www.marketwatch.com/Story/story/print?guid=F7B3FCEA-4B70-11E1-803F-002128040CF6

[5] FT.com: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/7737b608-4c04-11e1-98dd-00144feabdc0,Authorised=false.html?_i_location=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ft.com%2Fcms%2Fs%2F0%2F7737b608-4c04-11e1-98dd-00144feabdc0.html&_i_referer=http%3A%2F%2Ft.co%2F0ROavtLT#axzz1l2vtE2Tb

[6] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-01-30/eu-nears-confrontation-over-greek-rescue-as-portugal-poses-looming-threat.html

[7] DealBook: http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2012/01/30/new-fund-hopes-to-prove-thesis-of-outspoken-analyst/

[8] Institutional Risk Analytics: http://us1.institutionalriskanalytics.com/pub/IRAMain.asp

[9] The Street: http://www.thestreet.mobi/story/11390127/1/facebooks-yahoo-patent-problem.html

[10] Tampa Bay: http://www.tampabay.com/news/politics/national/5-reasons-why-floridas-primary-matters-more/1210803

[11] Wired: http://m.wired.com/magazine/2012/01/ff_solyndra/all/1

[12] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/P1-BE590_VITALS_NS_20120130164803.jpg

[13] WSJ: http://blogs.wsj.com/economics/2012/01/31/vital-signs-americans-boost-savings/?mod=wsj_share_twitter

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