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10 Thursday AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On December 13, 2012 @ 9:45 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My morning reads:

• Fed Ties Rates to Joblessness, With Target of 6.5% (NYT [1])
Hoenig: To protect banks and the taxpayer, we must insist on strong capital for all banks (FT.com [2])
• Volcker Spots a Problem (Economix [3]) see also Rigged Libor With Police Nearby Shows Flaw of Light Touch (Bloomberg [4])
The Rules of behavior for corporate finance and M&A investment bankers (The Epicurean Dealmaker [5])
Eisinger: Is Stevie Cohen (SAC) the “Michael Jordan” of the investing world or the Lance Armstrong? (ProPublica [6])
• The strange world of negative interest rates (Coppola Comment [7])
• A Giant Statistical Round-up of the Income Inequality Crisis in 16 Charts (The Atlantic [8])
• Rally in PC Stocks Is a Yawner. Google Fiber Is a “Disruptor” (Barron’s [9])
• Maps App for iPhone Steers Right (NYT [10])see also Google Releases Map App for iPhone (WSJ [11])
• ‘Seinfeld’ masters a new domain: Twitter (MarketWatch [12])

What are you reading?

 

The Mighty Consumer Is on the Ropes
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Source: WSJ [14]


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[1] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/business/economy/fed-to-maintain-stimulus-bond-buying.html?ref=business&pagewanted=all

[2] FT.com: http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/99ece1b0-3fa0-11e2-b2ce-00144feabdc0,Authorised=false.html?_i_location=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ft.com%2Fcms%2Fs%2F0%2F99ece1b0-3fa0-11e2-b2ce-00144feabdc0.html&_i_referer=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.instapaper.com%2Fu%2F1#axzz2Euye7VYv

[3] Economix: http://economix.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/volcker-spots-a-problem/?ref=business

[4] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-12-13/rigged-libor-with-police-nearby-shows-flaw-of-light-touch.html

[5] The Epicurean Dealmaker: http://epicureandealmaker.blogspot.co.uk/2012/11/the-rules.html

[6] (ProPublica: http://www.propublica.org/thetrade/item/from-bernie-madoff-to-steven-cohen-enabling-suspiciously-high-returns

[7] Coppola Comment: http://coppolacomment.blogspot.co.uk/2012/12/the-strange-world-of-negative-interest.html

[8] The Atlantic: http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2012/12/a-giant-statistical-round-up-of-the-income-inequality-crisis-in-16-charts/266074/

[9] Barron’s: http://online.barrons.com/article/SB50001424052748703555704578157413877765932.html?mod=BOL_twm_col#

[10] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/technology/personaltech/google-maps-app-for-iphone-goes-in-the-right-direction-review.html?ref=business&_r=0

[11] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323981504578176353684580958.html

[12] MarketWatch: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/trending-on-twitter-21st-century-seinfeld-2012-12-13?link=home_carousel

[13] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/bah-humbug2.png

[14] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324296604578175731794614610.html

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