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10 Thursday AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On June 28, 2012 @ 9:45 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My morning reads:

• Avoiding unforced errors in investing (Abnormal Returns [1])
• The Perils of Prophecy (Project Syndicate [2])
• Barclays’ gift to private antitrust plaintiffs in Libor case (Reuters [3])
• Europe’s Mightiest Banks Still Grapple With Crisis (NYT [4]) see also European Banks Are Facing More Pain In Spain (WSJ [5])
• Krugman & Layard: A manifesto for economic sense (FT.com [6]) see also Europe’s Optional Catastrophe (Foreign Affairs [7])
The Lipstick Indicator: Lipstick, the Recession and Evolutionary Psychology (Scientific American [8])
• More Housing Optimism: After Years of False Hopes, Signs of a Turn in Housing (NYT [9]) this is misplaced IMO
• Obama and Roberts Legacies Are Intertwined (WSJ [10]) see also Obama’s Legacy at Risk After Winning Health-Care Fight (Bloomberg [11])
• In China, Banks Pitch Yield (WSJ [12])
• Analysts Hit the Tepid Button on Facebook (WSJ [13]) see also Twitter prepares curbs on hate speech (FT.com [14])

What are you reading?

World GDP
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Source: Economist [16]


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URLs in this post:

[1] Abnormal Returns: http://abnormalreturns.com/avoiding-unforced-errors-in-investing/

[2] Project Syndicate: http://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/the-perils-of-prophecy

[3] Reuters: http://newsandinsight.thomsonreuters.com/Legal/News/ViewNews.aspx?id=50904&terms=%40ReutersTopicCodes+CONTAINS+%27ANV%27

[4] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/06/28/business/global/euro-zone-riddled-with-shaky-banks.html?ref=business&pagewanted=all

[5] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303649504577492882666014186.html?mod=ITP_moneyandinvesting_1

[6] FT.com: http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/6c1d7960-bee6-11e1-8ccd-00144feabdc0.html

[7] Foreign Affairs: http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/137694/sebastian-mallaby/europes-optional-catastrophe

[8] Scientific American: http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/guest-blog/2012/06/27/lipstick-the-recession-and-evolutionary-psychology/

[9] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/06/28/business/economy/new-indications-housing-recovery-is-under-way.html?_r=2

[10] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304830704577493020211665552.html?mod=WSJ_hpp_LEFTTopStories

[11] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-06-27/obama-s-legacy-at-risk-after-winning-100-year-health-care-fight.html

[12] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304870304577488721297149552.html?mod=ITP_moneyandinvesting_1

[13] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303561504577492121502368062.html?mod=ITP_moneyandinvesting_0#project%3DFBANALYSTS20120627%26articleTabs%3Darticle

[14] FT.com: http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/b6d88db4-c05d-11e1-9867-00144feabdc0.html#axzz1z5qnNRKT

[15] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/20120623_woc445.png

[16] Economist: http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2012/06/focus-3

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