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10 Thursday PM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On November 29, 2012 @ 4:00 pm In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My afternoon train reading:

Felix Salmon: Charts of the day, equity volume edition (Reuters [1])
• How we read, not what we read, may be contributing to our information overload (Nieman Journalism Lab [2])
• How Political Campaign Spending Brought Down the Roman Republic (Slate [3])
Cate Long: Sallie Krawcheck should not run the SEC (Reuters [4])
• Two Interesting Pieces About Real Estate Economics (Green Economics [5]) see also Empty Quarter: Boston’s Financial District is hollowing out. That’s a big problem—but may also be an opportunity. (Boston Magazine [6])
Jesse Eisinger: New Financial Overseer Looks for Advice in All the Wrong Places (ProPublica [7])
• Where even the earth is melting (SMH [8]) see also The Glacier National Park may soon have to change its name: How global warming has taken its toll on America’s wilderness (Daily Mail [8])
• Is Our Debt Burden Really $100 Trillion? (The Atlantic [9])
• Human Evolution Enters an Exciting New Phase (Wired [10])
• Even Newt Gingrich knows the “fiscal cliff” is a scam (Digbys Blog [11]) see also Fiscal Cliff Showing Many GOP Budget Beliefs To Be Myths (Capital Gains and Games [12])

What are you reading?


An undemanding recovery
Source: The Economist [14]

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[1] Reuters: http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2012/11/27/charts-of-the-day-equity-volume-edition/

[2] Nieman Journalism Lab: http://www.niemanlab.org/2012/11/how-we-read-not-what-we-read-may-be-contributing-to-our-information-overload/

[3] Slate: http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/politics/2012/11/citizens_united_massive_political_campaign_donations_during_the_roman_republic.single.html

[4] Reuters: http://blogs.reuters.com/muniland/2012/11/29/sallie-krawcheck-should-not-run-the-sec/#prclt-s3cZyl2E

[5] Green Economics: http://greeneconomics.blogspot.com/2012/11/two-interesting-pieces-about-real.html

[6] Boston Magazine: http://www.bostonmagazine.com/articles/2012/11/empty-financial-district-boston/

[7] ProPublica: https://www.propublica.org/thetrade/item/new-financial-overseer-looks-for-advice-in-all-the-wrong-places/

[8] SMH: http://www.smh.com.au/environment/climate-change/where-even-the-earth-is-melting-20121127-2a5tp.html#ixzz2DRlZ1uK2

[9] The Atlantic: http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2012/11/is-our-debt-burden-really-100-trillion/265644/

[10] Wired: http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2012/11/recent-human-evolution-2/

[11] Digbys Blog: http://digbysblog.blogspot.com/2012/11/even-newt-gingrich-knows-fiscal-cliff.html

[12] Capital Gains and Games: http://capitalgainsandgames.com/blog/stan-collender/2669/fiscal-cliff-showing-many-gop-budget-beliefs-be-myths

[13] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/recessions.png

[14] The Economist: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2012/11/daily-chart-22

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