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10 Monday PM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On November 5, 2012 @ 4:30 pm In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My afternoon train reads:

• Charlie Rose Talks to Jeremy Grantham (Businessweek [1])
• How Academic Research Destroys Stock Values (The Chronicle [2]) see also Cash as Trash, Cash as King, and Cash as a Weapon (CFA Institute [3])
• Why We Can’t Solve Big Problems (Technology Review [4])
Felix: Hero of the day, CPDO edition (Thomas Reuters [5]) see also Goldman urges Supreme Court to end mortgage class-action (Thomas Reuters [6])
• Hard-hit by sanctions, Iran suspends 20-percent uranium enrichment (Al Arabiya News [7])
• Obama Stock Market’s Low Volatility Favors Incumbents (Bloomberg [8]) see also Did Hurricane Sandy Blow Romney Off Course? (Five Thirty Eight [9])
• Where Voter-ID Laws May Decide the Election (The Root [10])
• Answer Three ‘Why’ Questions: Abstract Thinking Can Make You More Politically Moderate (Science Daily [11]) see also Difficult-To-Read Font Reduces Political Polarity (Science Daily [12])
• Severe gas shortage relief in sight (Crains NY [13])
• Hurricane Sandy and Twitter as a self-cleaning oven for news (Gigaom [14]) see also Disruptions: Twitter’s Uneasy Role in Guarding the Truth (Bits [15])

What are you reading?

 

 

Economist commodity-price index II
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Source: Economist [17]


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[1] Businessweek: http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2012-10-25/charlie-rose-talks-to-jeremy-grantham

[2] The Chronicle: http://chronicle.com/blogs/percolator/academic-research-destroys-stock-values/31598

[3] CFA Institute: http://blogs.cfainstitute.org/insideinvesting/2012/11/05/cash-as-trash-cash-as-king-and-cash-as-a-weapon/

[4] Technology Review: http://www.technologyreview.com/featuredstory/429690/why-we-cant-solve-big-problems/

[5] Thomas Reuters: http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2012/11/05/hero-of-the-day-cpdo-edition/

[6] Thomas Reuters: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/11/02/us-usa-court-goldman-idUSBRE8A118120121102

[7] Al Arabiya News: http://english.alarabiya.net/articles/2012/11/04/247475.html

[8] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-11-05/obama-stock-market-s-low-volatility-favors-incumbents.html

[9] Five Thirty Eight: http://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/05/nov-4-did-hurricane-sandy-blow-romney-off-course/?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter

[10] The Root: http://www.theroot.com/views/where-voter-id-laws-may-decide-election?wpisrc=root_lightbox

[11] Science Daily: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/11/121102151948.htm

[12] Science Daily: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/11/121102151946.htm

[13] Crains NY: http://www.crainsnewyork.com/article/20121102/TRANSPORTATION/121109973

[14] Gigaom: http://gigaom.com/2012/10/30/hurricane-sandy-and-twitter-as-a-self-cleaning-oven-for-news/

[15] Bits: http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/04/disruptions-twitters-faster-gantlet-of-truth/?src=busln

[16] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/economist-commodity.jpg

[17] Economist: http://www.economist.com/news/economic-and-financial-indicators/21565631-economist-commodity-price-index-ii

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