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10 Weekend Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On November 3, 2012 @ 6:00 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

Some longer form weekend reads for your Saturday morning pleasure:

• The World’s 200 Richest People (Bloomberg [1])
• An Intimate Portrait Of Innovation, Risk, And Failure Through Hipstamatic’s Lens (Fast Company [2])
• Presidential TV Ads since 1952  (Living Room Candidate [3])
• Investors’ 10 Most Common Behavioral Biases (Above the Market [4])
• America’s bank bailouts did not have to be so unfair (Economist [5])
• It’s Global Warming, Stupid (BusinessWeek [6])
• A Tangled Web: Who’s Making Money From All This Campaign Spending? (ProPublica [7]) see also Documents Found in Meth House Bare Inner Workings of Dark Money Group (ProPublica [8])
• State of the Species: Does success spell doom for Homo sapiens?  (Orion [9])
• Who knows what: For decades the sciences and the humanities have fought for knowledge supremacy. Both sides are wrong-headed (Aeon [10])
• Kenneth Miller on Arguments against Creationism (The Browswer [11])

What are you burning to stay warm?

 

Which industry sectors created new jobs and suffered losses?
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[1] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-11-01/the-world-s-200-richest-people.html

[2] Fast Company: http://www.fastcompany.com/3002103/intimate-portrait-innovation-risk-and-failure-through-hipstamatics-lens?src=longreads

[3] Living Room Candidate: http://www.livingroomcandidate.org/

[4] Above the Market: http://rpseawright.wordpress.com/2012/07/16/investors-10-most-common-behavioral-biases/

[5] Economist: http://www.economist.com/blogs/freeexchange/2012/10/americas-bank-bailouts

[6] BusinessWeek: http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2012-11-01/its-global-warming-stupid

[7] ProPublica: http://www.propublica.org/special/a-tangled-web

[8] ProPublica: http://www.propublica.org/article/documents-found-in-meth-house-bare-inner-workings-of-dark-money-group

[9] Orion: http://www.orionmagazine.org/index.php/articles/article/7146?src=longreads

[10] Aeon: http://www.aeonmagazine.com/world-views/massimo-pigliucci-on-consilience/

[11] The Browswer: http://thebrowser.com/interviews/kenneth-miller-on-arguments-against-creationism

[12] Image: http://macromon.wordpress.com/2012/11/02/which-industry-sectors-created-new-jobs-and-suffered-losses/nov2_top10_employment/

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