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10 Sunday Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On December 16, 2012 @ 7:30 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

I prefer not to discuss child massacres this morning: Here is what else is happening today:

Paul Lim: The Economy and Stocks: A Big Disconnect (NYT [1])
• So, apart from the roads — which go without saying — the aqueduct, sanitation, irrigation, medicine, education, wine, public baths and public order — what have the Romans ever done for us? (FT Alphaville [2])
• Pop Goes the Art Bubble (Daily Beast [3])
• 17 Things I Learned From Reading Every Last Word of The Economist’s “The World in 2013” Issue (The 6th Floor [4])
• Five myths about tax reform (WaPo [5])
• Obama to Run Most Health Marketplaces as States Opt Out (Bloomberg [6])
Lie of the Year: the Romney campaign’s ad on Jeeps made in China (PolitiFact [7])
• Apple, Google, Amazon, And Facebook Have Declared World War 3 (Business Insider [8])
• Why People Believe Weird Things and 8 Ways to Change Their Minds  (PSY Blog [9])
• Spoof plan to make Montreal dogs bilingual fools ‘New York’ magazine, ‘Raw Story’  (Daily Caller [10])

What are you having for brunch?

 

Only 10 Companies created 88% of S&P500 Earnings Growth in 2012
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Source: Barron’s [12]


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URLs in this post:

[1] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/16/your-money/the-economy-and-the-stock-market-a-big-disconnect.html

[2] FT Alphaville: http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2012/12/13/1307542/what-have-the-romans-ever-done-for-us/

[3] Daily Beast: http://www.thedailybeast.com/newsweek/2012/12/09/blake-gopnik-pop-goes-the-art-bubble.html

[4] The 6th Floor: http://6thfloor.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/12/12/17-things-i-learned-from-reading-every-last-word-of-the-economists-the-world-in-2013-issue/?smid=tw-share

[5] WaPo: http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/five-myths-about-tax-reform/2012/12/14/210c96a8-43ad-11e2-9648-a2c323a991d6_story.html

[6] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-12-14/obama-to-control-most-health-exchanges-as-states-opt-out.html

[7] PolitiFact: http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/article/2012/dec/12/lie-year-2012-Romney-Jeeps-China/

[8] Business Insider: http://www.businessinsider.com/apple-google-amazon-facebook-war-2012-12

[9] PSY Blog: http://www.spring.org.uk/2012/12/why-people-believe-weird-things-and-8-ways-to-change-their-minds.php

[10] Daily Caller: http://dailycaller.com/2012/12/14/spoof-plan-to-make-montreal-dogs-bilingual-fools-new-york-magazine-raw-story/

[11] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/BA-BA513B_Outlo_G_20121215011209.jpg

[12] Barron’s: http://online.barrons.com/article/SB50001424052748703496404578173783815926590.html

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