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10 Thursday AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On September 13, 2012 @ 9:44 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My FOMC day early morning reads:

• Fed Seen Starting QE3 While Extending Rate Pledge to 2015 (Bloomberg [1])
• Apple: First Impressions of a Sleeker, More Gorgeous iPhone (Barron’s [2]) see also With iPhone 5, Apple Again Raises the Smartphone Bar (Businessweek [3])
• Freddie Mac in line for $3.4bn from banks (FT.com [4])
• Portugal, the poster child of austerity is lost (naked capitalism [5])
• Investors unfiltered: Common Manager pitfalls to avoid in meetings (Hedge World [6])
• Bubbles: Who to blame? (Library of Economics [7])
• Want to Blunt High-Frequency Trading? Australia Has a Plan (WSJ [8])
• Ending the Financial Arms Race (Project Syndicate [9])
• Men’s Earnings Haven’t Grown Since the 1970s—Why? (Atlantic [10]) see also Rich-Poor Gap Widens to Most Since 1967 as Income Falls (Bloomberg [11])
• Libya Attack Brings Challenges for U.S. (NYT [12])

What are you reading?

What is the impact of the iPhone on the mobile market?

Source: Economist [14]

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[1] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-09-12/fed-seen-starting-qe3-while-extending-rate-pledge-to-2015.html

[2] Barron’s: http://blogs.barrons.com/techtraderdaily/2012/09/12/apple-first-impressions-of-a-sleeker-more-gorgeous-iphone/

[3] Businessweek: http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2012-09-12/with-iphone-5-apple-again-raises-the-smartphone-bar

[4] FT.com: http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/2a25c212-fd23-11e1-a4f2-00144feabdc0.html#axzz26LQcFSg6

[5] naked capitalism: http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2012/09/the-poster-child-of-austerity-is-lost.html

[6] Hedge World: http://www.hedgeworld.com/blog/?p=5674

[7] Library of Economics: http://econlog.econlib.org/archives/2012/09/bubbles_who_to.html

[8] WSJ: http://blogs.wsj.com/marketbeat/2012/09/10/want-to-blunt-high-frequency-trading-australia-has-a-plan/

[9] Project Syndicate: http://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/ending-the-financial-arms-race-by-kenneth-rogoff

[10] Atlantic: http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2012/09/the-end-of-mens-earnings-growth-the-30-year-tragedy-of-male-wages/262296/

[11] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-09-12/u-s-poverty-rate-stays-at-almost-two-decade-high-income-falls.html

[12] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/13/world/middleeast/us-envoy-to-libya-is-reported-killed.html?_r=3&emc=eta1&pagewanted=all

[13] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/werwerwerer.png

[14] Economist: http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2012/09/daily-chart-6

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