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10 Thursday AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On October 11, 2012 @ 10:00 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My morning reads:

• Markets are up. Earnings are down. Here’s what’s really going on. (WP [1]) see also Market Warning Signs (Stocktwits [2])
• Narula Masters Fed, Beats Funds With 500% Gain: Mortgages (Bloomberg [3]) so sorry about that down 100% year in 2008…
• Stocks Skid Into Earnings Pothole (WSJ [4]) see also 20% (WTF?) of US Firms Cook the Books During Earnings: Report (CNBC [5])
• New York mortgage trial could have broad impact on Wall Street (Reuters [6])
• On the Unsustainability of Austrian Business-Cycle Theory, Or How I Discovered that Ludwig von Mises Actually Rejected His Own Theory (Uneasy Money [7])
• Facebook: The Making of 1 Billion Users (Business Week [8]) see also Facebook Fought SEC to Keep Mobile Risks Hidden Before IPO (Bloomberg [9])
• out of office reply (The Reformed Broker [10])
• The Index of Missing Economic Indicators; The Unemployment Myth (NYT [11]) see also US underemployment is not as bad as you think (FT [12])
• The Renminbi Challenge (Project Syndicate [13])
• Does Biology Make us Liars? (The New Republic [14]) see also Half of the Facts You Know Are Probably Wrong (Reason [15])

What are you reading?


There 3.5 People Looking for a Job for each Position available in August 2012
Source: Economic Populist [17]

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[1] WP: http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/markets-are-down-earnings-are-up-heres-whats-really-going-on/2012/10/10/e462bb32-12d4-11e2-a16b-2c110031514a_story.html

[2] Stocktwits: http://joefahmy.com/2012/10/09/market-warning-signs/

[3] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-10-09/narula-masters-fed-beats-funds-with-500-gain-mortgages.html

[4] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444799904578048001652914438.html?mod=ITP_moneyandinvesting_0

[5] CNBC: http://www.cnbc.com/id/49348649

[6] Reuters: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/10/09/us-flagstar-assured-trial-idUSBRE8981DO20121009

[7] Uneasy Money: http://uneasymoney.com/2012/10/10/on-the-unsustainability-of-austrian-business-cycle-theory-or-how-i-discovered-that-ludwig-von-mises-actually-rejected-his-own-theory/

[8] Business Week: http://www.businessweek.com/printer/articles/74602-facebook-the-making-of-1-billion-users

[9] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-10-10/facebook-fought-sec-to-keep-mobile-risks-hidden-before-ipo-crash.html

[10] The Reformed Broker: http://www.thereformedbroker.com/2012/10/10/out-of-office-reply/

[11] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2003/11/30/opinion/the-index-of-missing-economic-indicators-the-unemployment-myth.html

[12] FT: http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2012/10/09/1191731/us-underemployment-is-not-as-bad-as-you-think/

[13] Project Syndicate: http://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/can-china-have-an-international-reserve-currency-by-barry-eichengreen

[14] The New Republic: http://www.tnr.com/article/books-and-arts/magazine/108156/deceptions#

[15] Reason: http://reason.com/archives/2012/10/02/half-of-the-facts-you-know-are-probably

[16] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/chart1.jpg

[17] Economic Populist: http://www.economicpopulist.org/content/job-jolts-there-35-people-looking-job-each-position-available-august-2012

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