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10 MidWeek PM Reads

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

My afternoon train reads:

• The dirty secret of economics education (Worthwhile Canadian Initiative [1])
• Apple’s iPhone 5 as loss leader (Fortune [2]) see also Wal-Mart selling Apple’s iPhone 5 at big discount (Reuters [3])
• The reflection of the market’s shadow (Delusional Optimism [4])
The Quest for Prosperity [5]:  An Economics Masterpiece You Should Be Reading Now (Bloomberg [6])
• Greeks Can’t Find Euros to Buy Heating Oil in Winter Economy (Bloomberg [7])
• We’ve Nationalized the Home Mortgage Market. Now What? (ProPublica [8])
• Recession Forecasting Ensemble (RFE) and market timing (Recession Alert [9])
• The best-laid plans: How we update our goals based on new information (News at Princeton [10]) see also Behavior Lessons for Leadership and Teamwork (Stanford Graduate School of Business [11])
• Another Earth Just 12 Light-Years Away? (Science Magazine [12]) see also CERN now 99.999999999% sure it has found the Higgs boson (ExtremeTech [13])
• Here are the 30 startups set to help shape the future of the music industry at Midem (The Next Web [14])

What are you reading?


In a World Full of Risk, Why Are Investors So Calm?
Source: Businessweek [16]

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URLs in this post:

[1] Worthwhile Canadian Initiative: http://worthwhile.typepad.com/worthwhile_canadian_initi/2012/12/the-dirty-secret-of-economics-education.html

[2] Fortune: http://tech.fortune.cnn.com/2012/12/19/apple-iphone-5-walmart-frys/?iid=HP_River

[3] Reuters: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/12/15/us-apple-walmart-iphone-discount-idUSBRE8BD1D120121215

[4] Delusional Optimism: http://www.delusionaloptimism.com/2012/12/18/the-reflection-of-the-markets-shadow/

[5] The Quest for Prosperity: http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0691155895/thebigpictu09-20

[6] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-12-18/an-economics-masterpiece-you-should-be-reading-now.html

[7] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-12-18/greeks-can-t-find-euros-to-buy-heating-oil-with-winter-economy.html

[8] ProPublica: http://www.propublica.org/article/weve-nationalized-the-home-mortgage-market-now-what

[9] Recession Alert: http://recessionalert.com/recession-forecasting-ensemble-rfe-macro-market-timing/

[10] News at Princeton: https://www.princeton.edu/main/news/archive/S35/57/79S45/

[11] Stanford Graduate School of Business: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/news/headlines/gruenfeld-power-2012.html

[12] Science Magazine: http://news.sciencemag.org/sciencenow/2012/12/another-earth-just-12-light-year.html?ref=hp

[13] ExtremeTech: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/143497-cern-now-99-999999999-sure-it-has-found-the-higgs-boson

[14] The Next Web: http://thenextweb.com/events/2012/12/19/here-are-the-30-startups-set-to-help-shape-the-future-of-the-music-industry-at-midem/

[15] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/monthly-risk-aversion.jpg

[16] Businessweek: http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2012-12-19/in-a-world-full-of-risk-why-are-investors-so-calm

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