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10 Christmas Day Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On December 25, 2012 @ 6:00 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

While you wait for the family to wake up, here are some reads to keep you busy:

• Websites Vary Prices, Deals Based on Users’ Information (WSJ [1])
• Why Malls Are Getting Mauled (Jeff Jordan [2])
• American Dream Fades for Generation Y Professionals (Bloomberg [3]) see also Another look at US household formation, and why it matters (FT Alphaville [4])
• The Era Of ‘Macro’ May Finally Be Coming To An End (Business Insider [5])
• Norway Looks to Spread Wealth to U.S. (WSJ [6])
• Swaps ‘Armageddon’ Lingers as New Rules Concentrate Risk (Bloomberg [7])
• No Sales Pop for a New Version of Windows (NYT [8])
• Restless Genes (National Geographic [9]) see also The End of the Map (WSJ [10])
• How can Republicans change their minds? (The Economist [11])
• The real Brothers Grimm were stranger than fiction (The Christian Science Monitor [12])

What do you want for Shopmas?

 

Why Do Americans Have Less Vacation Time than Anyone Else?
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Source: Big Think [14]


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[1] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323777204578189391813881534.html

[2] Jeff Jordan: http://jeff.a16z.com/2012/12/21/why-malls-are-getting-mauled/

[3] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-12-21/american-dream-fades-for-generation-y-professionals.html

[4] FT Alphaville: http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2012/12/20/1311312/another-look-at-us-household-formation-and-why-it-matters/?Authorised=false

[5] Business Insider: http://www.businessinsider.com/is-the-age-of-macro-finally-coming-to-an-end-2012-12

[6] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323291704578197612024162712.html

[7] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-12-21/swaps-armageddon-lingers-as-new-rules-concentrate-risk.html

[8] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/24/technology/tepid-sales-of-microsofts-windows-8-point-to-shaky-market.html?ref=business&pagewanted=all&_r=0

[9] National Geographic: http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2013/01/restless-genes/dobbs-text

[10] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324461604578191471150162626.html?mod=ITP_review_0

[11] The Economist: http://www.economist.com/blogs/democracyinamerica/2012/12/fiscal-cliff-4

[12] The Christian Science Monitor: http://www.csmonitor.com/Innovation/2012/1220/The-real-Brothers-Grimm-were-stranger-than-fiction?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+feeds%2Fscitech+%28Christian+Science+Monitor+|+Innovation%29

[13] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/Screen_Shot_2012-12-23_at_10.02.37_AM.png

[14] Big Think: http://bigthink.com/praxis/why-do-americans-have-less-vacation-than-anyone-else

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