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10 Monday PM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On November 19, 2012 @ 4:30 pm In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My afternoon train reads:

• GDP Accelerating to 2.9% Helping U.S. Overcome Sandy Woes (Bloomberg [1]) see also Sales of Existing Homes Increase Unexpectedly in U.S. (Bloomberg [2])
Dark Trading: Is It Hurting Market Quality? (CFA Institute [3])
• Regulators Take Look at Patent Firms’ Impact (WSJ [4])
• America’s Mid-20th-Century Infrastructure (Economix [5])
• Hard Times Could Create a Tech Boom (Bits [6])
• The Next Chapters in the Republican War on Math: Tax Cuts and Austerity (The Atlantic [7]) see also Republicans Can’t Claim Mandate as Democrats Top House Vote (Bloomberg [8])
• The lost empire: Can Best Buy come back? (StarTribune [9])
• Using Just 10% of Your Brain? Think Again (WSJ [10])
• This Survey Is Devastating For Microsoft: 42% Of Windows Users Plan To Switch To Apple (Business Insider [11]see also U.S. consumers hesitant to make switch to Windows 8 (USA Today [12])
• Experts: If You Don’t Get A Flu Shot, You’re Stupid. And A Dick (NSFWCORP [13])

What are you reading?


Tech Sets Correction Course


Source: WSJ [15]

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[1] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-11-19/gdp-accelerating-to-2-9-helping-u-s-overcome-sandy-budg.html

[2] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-11-19/u-s-existing-home-sales-rose-in-october-to-4-79-million-rate.html

[3] CFA Institute: http://blogs.cfainstitute.org/marketintegrity/2012/11/19/dark-trading-is-it-hurting-market-quality/

[4] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324595904578123493335950754.html

[5] Economix: http://economix.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/16/americas-mid-20th-century-infrastructure/

[6] Bits: http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/17/hard-times-could-create-a-tech-boom/?nl=business&emc=edit_dlbkam_20121119

[7] The Atlantic: http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2012/11/the-next-chapters-in-the-republican-war-on-math-tax-cuts-and-austerity/265332/

[8] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-11-16/republicans-can-t-declare-mandate-with-more-democrat-house-votes.html

[9] StarTribune: http://www.startribune.com/local/179811541.html?refer=y&refer=y

[10] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578119351875421218.html?mod=WSJ_hp_EditorsPicks

[11] Business Insider: http://www.businessinsider.com/windows-users-plan-to-switch-to-apple-2012-11

[12] USA Today: http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/2012/11/14/poll-shows-us-consumers-hesitant-windows-8/1700585/

[13] NSFWCORP: http://www.nsfwcorp.com/dispatch/flu-shot

[14] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/PM-reads.jpg

[15] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323622904578126892633478104.html?mod=googlenews_wsj

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