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10 Weekend Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On October 27, 2012 @ 7:00 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

Some longer form readings to start your weekend:

• The Bloomberg Way (The Atlantic [1])
• After the Boom in Natural Gas (NYT [2])
• Which Fortune 500 Companies Are Sheltering Income in Overseas Tax Havens? (Citizens for Tax Justice [3])
• Thomas Edison’s Quixotic Plan for a New Monetary Policy (Bloomberg [4])
• Billions in Hidden Riches for Family of Chinese Leader (NYT [5]see also Dirty money cost China $3.8 trillion 2000-2011: report (Reuters [6])
• The Story of Grand Central Station and the Taming of the Crowd (Scientific American [7])
• The Theory Generation (N+1 [8])
• George Lucas’s Force (The Chronicle [9])
• Feet of clay, heart of iron: Horseshoe champion Brian Simmons might be the toughest athlete in the world (SB Nation [10])
• How Barack Obama Vindicated ‘The Cult of the Presidency’ (The Atlantic [11])

What are you reading?

 

Price to Earnings Ratio (PE ratio), 1900 to present
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Source: Chart of the Day [13]


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[1] The Atlantic: http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2012/11/the-bloomberg-way/309136/

[2] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/business/energy-environment/in-a-natural-gas-glut-big-winners-and-losers.html?adxnnl=1&ref=business&adxnnlx=1350817465-wRcKFBnVkSZQO+3CPOz/Fg&pagewanted=all

[3] Citizens for Tax Justice: http://ctj.org/ctjreports/2012/10/which_fortune_500_companies_are_sheltering_income_in_overseas_tax_havens.php

[4] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-10-23/thomas-edison-s-quixotic-plan-for-a-new-monetary-policy.html

[5] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/26/business/global/family-of-wen-jiabao-holds-a-hidden-fortune-in-china.html?pagewanted=all&_r=1&

[6] Reuters: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/10/25/us-china-dirtymoney-idUSBRE89O1RW20121025

[7] Scientific American: http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/anthropology-in-practice/2012/10/17/the-story-of-grand-central-station-and-the-taming-of-crowd/

[8] N+1: http://nplusonemag.com/the-theory-generation

[9] The Chronicle: http://chronicle.com/article/Why-George-Lucas-Is-the/134942

[10] SB Nation: http://www.sbnation.com/longform/2012/10/17/3512680/feet-of-clay-heart-of-iron-horseshoe-champion-brian-simmons-might-be

[11] The Atlantic: http://m.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2012/10/how-barack-obama-vindicated-the-cult-of-the-presidency/263917/

[12] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/20121026.gif

[13] Chart of the Day: http://www.chartoftheday.com/20121026.htm?T

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