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10 Friday AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On December 14, 2012 @ 10:00 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My morning reads:

• The Best 10 Economics Papers of 2012 (Andres Marroquin [1])
• A Fed Focused on the Value of Clarity (NYT [2]) see also The Fed’s New, Squishy Inflation Target (Iacono Research [3])
• The Great Migration of the 21st Century (Rick Bookstaber [4])
• The mandate is willing but the tools are weak (The Economist [5]) see also Ben Bernanke’s Federal Reserve Is Boring Again (The Daily Beast [6])
• The Future Of Mobile (Business Insider [7])
• Home Seizures Rise as Banks Adjust to Foreclosure Flow (Bloomberg [8]) see also For-Sale Signs Sprout in Heartland (WSJ [9])
• High-Tech Factories Built to Be Engines of Innovation (NYT [10])
• Revenue Rises, Deficit Falls: Fiscal Cliff Gets Credit (NYT [11]) see also As Fiscal Cliff Nears, Democrats Have Public Opinion on Their Side (Pew Research Center [12])
• 110 Predictions For the Next 110 Years (Popular Mechanics [13])
• When government does things better than private enterprise (LA Times [14])

What are you doing this weekend?


Big Bank Money-laundering Settlements
Source: The Economist [16]

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URLs in this post:

[1] Andres Marroquin: http://superiorw.blogspot.com/2012/12/the-best-10-economics-papers-of-2012.html

[2] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/14/business/economy/a-federal-reserve-that-is-focused-on-the-value-of-clarity.html?ref=business&pagewanted=all

[3] Iacono Research: http://iaconoresearch.com/2012/12/13/the-feds-new-squishy-inflation-target/

[4] Rick Bookstaber: http://rick.bookstaber.com/2012/12/the-great-migration-of-21st-century_10.html

[5] The Economist: http://www.economist.com/blogs/freeexchange/2012/12/feds-new-thresholds

[6] The Daily Beast: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2012/12/12/ben-bernanke-s-federal-reserve-is-boring-again.html

[7] Business Insider: http://www.businessinsider.com/future-of-mobile-slides-2012-12?op=1

[8] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-12-13/home-seizures-rise-as-banks-adjust-to-foreclosure-flow.html

[9] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324339204578173900136092258.html

[10] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/14/business/companies-see-high-tech-factories-as-fonts-of-ideas.html?ref=business&pagewanted=all

[11] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/14/business/uncertainty-in-washington-windfall-for-others.html?ref=business&pagewanted=all

[12] Pew Research Center: http://www.people-press.org/2012/12/13/section-2-the-deficit-taxes-and-awareness-of-fiscal-cliff/

[13] Popular Mechanics: http://www.popularmechanics.com/technology/engineering/news/110-predictions-for-the-next-110-years

[14] LA Times: http://articles.latimes.com/2012/dec/11/business/la-fi-hiltzik-20121211

[15] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/money-laundering.png

[16] The Economist: http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2012/12/focus-1

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