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10 Monday PM Reads

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

My afternoon train reading:

• What is the value-added of managers  – and the all too common mistake of confusing charisma with management skills: Football’s best managers (FT.com [1]) see also Weaning Off ‘Alternative’ Investments (WSJ [2])
• The Baltic Dry Meltdown Continues (WSJ [3])
• Are Companies More Powerful Than Countries? (Time [4])
• U.S. Stocks in Longest Valuation Slump Since Nixon (Bloomberg [5])
• ROBERT SHILLER: A Housing Bottom? What Are They Thinking? (Business Insider [6])
• The Yin and the Yang of Corporate Innovation (NYT [7])
• Wealth can be a political burden (Washington Post [8]see also How Romney’s Tax Rate Stacks Up To Recent Presidential Candidates’ (TPM [9])
NYT Goes Deeper on Chinese Apple Factory Working Conditions: Human Costs Are Built Into an iPad (NYT [10])
• Fighting Bullshit (MOJO: Parts 1 [11] and Part 2 [12])
Hilarious Tumblr blog: Newt Gingrich Judges You (Newt Gingrich Judges You [13])

What are you reading?

2009 low vs 1974

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[1] FT.com: http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/2/f340caae-47cd-11e1-b646-00144feabdc0.html#axzz1kwHnAXGG

[2] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203920204577191220770877772.html?mod=WSJ_hp_LEFTWhatsNewsCollection

[3] WSJ: http://blogs.wsj.com/marketbeat/2012/01/30/the-baltic-dry-meltdown-continues/

[4] Time: http://business.time.com/2012/01/27/are-companies-more-powerful-than-countries/

[5] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-01-30/longest-s-p-500-valuation-slump-since-nixon-discounting-record-u-s-profit.html

[6] Business Insider: http://www.businessinsider.com/robert-shiller-housing-2012-1

[7] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/27/technology/apple-and-google-as-creative-archetypes.html?ref=todayspaper

[8] Washington Post: http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/wealth-can-be-a-political-burden/2012/01/29/gIQATmvFbQ_print.html

[9] TPM: http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com/2012/01/chart-how-romneys-tax-rate-stacks-up-to-recent-presidential-candidates.php

[10] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/26/business/ieconomy-apples-ipad-and-the-human-costs-for-workers-in-china.html?_r=2&ref=business&src=me&pagewanted=all

[11] Parts 1: http://motherjones.com/kevin-drum/2012/01/fighting-bullshit

[12] Part 2: http://m.motherjones.com/kevin-drum/2012/01/fighting-bullshit-part-2

[13] Newt Gingrich Judges You: http://newtjudgesyou.tumblr.com/

[14] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Picture-12.png

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