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10 Tuesday AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On December 18, 2012 @ 9:40 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My morning reads:

• “Peak farmland” is here, food crop area to fall (Reuters [1])
• Time to Learn From AIG’s Bailout (WSJ [2])
WTF? Banks Seek a Shield in Mortgage Rules (DealBook [3]) see also US banks increase retention of mortgages (FT Alphaville [4])
• Josh Barro: Inside the Brain of the Hard-Money Advocate (The Ticker [5])
• Time for Nominal Growth Targets (Project Syndicate [6]) see also Fed drops the pretense, buys bonds (Bill Fleckenstein [7])
• Understanding trust: The role of false consensus (VOX [8])
• Twitter Rolls Out Option To Download Your Twitter Archive: Request Every Tweet You’ve Ever Made In One File  (Tech Crunch [9])
Bruce Bartlett: Revenge of the Reality-Based Community (The American Conservative [10])
• Apple Looks Back At The Best Of iTunes, 2012 (Fast Company [11])
• Disappearing ice (Prospero [12]) see also  Rising Temperatures Threaten Fundamental Change for Ski Slopes (NYT [13])

What are you reading?

 

On the Guns Thing, I would Just Like to Point Out…
[14]
Source: Global Sociology [15]


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[1] Reuters: http://in.reuters.com/article/2012/12/17/environment-crops-idINDEE8BG0CD20121217

[2] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324677204578185001005103018.html?mod=ITP_moneyandinvesting_0

[3] DealBook: http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2012/12/17/banks-seek-a-shield-in-mortgage-rules/?ref=business

[4] FT Alphaville: http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/7095dfde-446d-11e2-952a-00144feabdc0,Authorised=false.html?_i_location=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ft.com%2Fcms%2Fs%2F0%2F7095dfde-446d-11e2-952a-00144feabdc0.html&_i_referer=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.instapaper.com%2Fu#axzz2FMy98aHt

[5] The Ticker: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-12-17/inside-the-brain-of-the-hard-money-advocate.html

[6] Project Syndicate: http://www.project-syndicate.org/print/monetary-policy-should-target-nominal-gdp-growth-by-jeffrey-frankel

[7] Bill Fleckenstein: http://money.msn.com/bill-fleckenstein/post.aspx?post=45f00582-88a6-418c-908c-d97634710ec9

[8] VOX: http://www.voxeu.org/article/just-enough-trust-one-generation-next

[9] Tech Crunch: http://techcrunch.com/2012/12/16/twitter-starts-rolling-out-option-to-download-your-twitter-archive-request-every-tweet-youve-ever-made-in-one-file/

[10] The American Conservative: http://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/revenge-of-the-reality-based-community/

[11] Fast Company: http://www.fastcompany.com/3004006/apple-looks-back-best-itunes-2012?utm_source=twitter

[12] Prospero: http://www.economist.com/blogs/prospero/2012/12/qa-james-balog

[13] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/us/climate-change-threatens-ski-industrys-livelihood.html?_r=0&hp=&adxnnl=1&adxnnlx=1355346511-wOI+D0aL/4Prp8+id29/6w&pagewanted=all

[14] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/guns.jpg

[15] Global Sociology: http://globalsociology.com/2012/12/15/on-the-guns-thing-i-would-just-like-to-point-out/

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