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10 Mid-Week PM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On January 18, 2012 @ 4:30 pm In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My afternoon train reading:

• It’s a girl: The three deadliest words in the world (Independent [1])
• The Myth of Japan’s Failure (NYT [2])
WTF? The Correlation of Laughter at FOMC Meetings (Daily Stag Hunt [3])
• Dwelling In Uncertainty (Hussman Funds [4])
• About Those Eight Million “Lost” Jobs… (Tim Iacono [5])
• Factbox: What happens if Greece defaults? (Reuters [6]) see also Here’s how much Austrian banks are on the sovereign debt hook for (Credit Writedowns [7])
• The Massendowngrade Effect (EconoMonitor [8])
• Google Rallies Opposition to Murdoch-Backed Anti-Piracy Bill (Businessweek [9]) see also Thirty Years Before SOPA, MPAA Feared the VCR (Forbes [10])
• How Stanley Kubrick Invented the Modern Box-Office Report (By Accident) (Moviefone [11])
• Crowded Republican Senate Primary Field Poses Hazards for Party (Bloomberg [12])

What are you reading?

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The rise and fall of personal computing
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Source: Asymco [14]


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URLs in this post:

[1] Independent: http://blogs.independent.co.uk/2012/01/16/it%E2%80%99s-a-girl-the-three-deadliest-words-in-the-world/

[2] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/08/opinion/sunday/the-true-story-of-japans-economic-success.html?_r=1&ref=opinion&pagewanted=all

[3] Daily Stag Hunt: http://www.dailystaghunt.com/markets/2012/1/12/the-correlation-of-laughter-at-fomc-meetings.html#entry14562168

[4] Hussman Funds: http://www.hussmanfunds.com/wmc/wmc120116.htm

[5] Tim Iacono: http://timiacono.com/index.php/2012/01/18/about-those-eight-million-lost-jobs/

[6] Reuters: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/01/18/us-greece-default-idUSTRE80H1NX20120118

[7] Credit Writedowns: http://www.creditwritedowns.com/2012/01/austrian-sovereign-debt-exposure.html

[8] EconoMonitor: http://www.economonitor.com/edwardhugh/2012/01/16/the-massendowngrade-effect/

[9] Businessweek: http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-01-18/google-rallies-opposition-to-murdoch-backed-anti-piracy-bill.html

[10] Forbes: http://www.forbes.com/sites/joshbarro/2012/01/18/thirty-years-before-sopa-mpaa-feared-the-vcr/

[11] Moviefone: http://news.moviefone.com/mike-kaplan/stanley-kubrick-box-office_b_1195323.html

[12] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-01-18/crowded-republican-u-s-senate-primary-field-raises-some-hazards-for-party.html

[13] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Screen-Shot-2012-01-18-at-1-18-1.23.25-PM.png

[14] Asymco: http://www.asymco.com/2012/01/17/the-rise-and-fall-of-personal-computing/

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