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10 Weekend Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On December 1, 2012 @ 6:00 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

Some longer form reads to start your weekend:

A Critique of Grantham and Gordon: The Prospects for Long-term Growth (Advisor Perspectives [1])
•  It’s time for CEOs to stop obsessing over shareholder value (The Economist [2])
• Why Can’t India Feed Its People? (Bloomberg Businessweek [3])
Worse than AOL/Time Warner: From H.P., a Blunder That Seems to Beat All (NYT [4])
• 5 Statistics Problems That Will Change The Way You See The World (The Atlantic [5])
• As Boom Lures App Creators, Tough Part Is Making a Living (NYT [6])
• The Truce On Drugs (NY Magazine [7])
• A Three Act Journey in the Land of the Screenwriting Gurus (Los Angeles Review of Books [8])
• Dr. Strangelove, Or: How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Bomb (1964) (Filmsite [9])
• How to Use iTunes 11’s Awesome New Features (and Bring Back the Old iTunes Look) (Life Hacker [10]) see also Apple Rolls Out a Cleaner iTunes (Pogue [11])

What are you reading?

 

Beware dangerous cliff
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Source: The Economist [13]


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[1] Advisor Perspectives: http://www.advisorperspectives.com/newsletters12/48-critique4.php

[2] The Economist: http://economist.com/news/business/21567062-pursuit-shareholder-value-attracting-criticismnot-all-it-foolish-taking-long

[3] Bloomberg Businessweek: http://www.businessweek.com/printer/articles/83474-why-cant-india-feed-its-people

[4] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/01/business/hps-autonomy-blunder-might-be-one-for-the-record-books.html?ref=business&pagewanted=all

[5] The Atlantic: http://www.theatlantic.com/business/print/2012/11/5-statistics-problems-that-will-change-the-way-you-see-the-world/265147/

[6] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/business/as-boom-lures-app-creators-tough-part-is-making-a-living.html?ref=business&_r=0&pagewanted=all

[7] NY Magazine: http://nymag.com/news/features/war-on-drugs-2012-12/?mid=longreads#print

[8] Los Angeles Review of Books: http://lareviewofbooks.org/article.php?type=&id=1178&fulltext=1&media=

[9] Filmsite: http://www.filmsite.org/drst.html

[10] Life Hacker: http://lifehacker.com/5964613/how-to-use-itunes-11s-awesome-new-features-and-bring-back-the-old-itunes-look

[11] Pogue: http://pogue.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/30/apple-rolls-out-a-cleaner-itunes/

[12] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/fiscal-cliff1.png

[13] The Economist: http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2012/11/daily-chart-23

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