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10 Mid-Week PM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On January 23, 2013 @ 6:00 pm In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My afternoon train reads:

• Vanguard puts active managers in a spin (FT.com [1]) see also The Appeal of Investments That Cost More and Return Less (Bucks [2])
• The Market’s Unrelenting Cheer Makes Some Nervous (Businessweek [3])
•  New, from Morgan Stanley: An Asset So Toxic They Called It ‘Nuclear Holocaust’ (Dealbook [4])
• Jamie Dimon Laments Too-Big-to-Fail? Give Me a Break (The Ticker [5]) see also Too Big To Jail? The Top 10 Civil Cases Against the Banks (Frontline [6])
Dallas Fed: Small Banks Key to Financial Stability (Yahoo Finance [7])
• Andean glaciers melting at ‘unprecedented’ rates (The Guardian [8])  see also Koch-Funded Study Finds 2.5°F Warming Of Land Since 1750 Is Manmade, ‘Solar Forcing Does Not Appear To Contribute’ (ThinkProgress [9])
• Ray Lewis and Michael Phelps: An unusual friendship between Baltimore’s brightest stars (Washington Post [10])
WTF? GOP Stunt On Debt Ceiling Is Total Surrender To White House (Stan Collender’s Capital Gains and Games [11])
• Here’s how you’ll waste 43 days of your life (MarketWatch [12])
• What Happened to Downtime? The Extinction of Deep Thinking & Sacred Space (99u [13])

What are you reading?

 

Firms Keep Stockpiles of ‘Foreign’ Cash in U.S.
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Source: WSJ [15]


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[1] FT.com: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/4649764c-5fe2-11e2-b128-00144feab49a,Authorised=false.html?_i_location=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ft.com%2Fcms%2Fs%2F0%2F4649764c-5fe2-11e2-b128-00144feab49a.html&_i_referer=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.instapaper.com%2Fu#axzz2Ip3TTIfB

[2] Bucks: http://bucks.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/01/22/the-appeal-of-investments-that-cost-more-and-return-less/

[3] Businessweek: http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2013-01-22/the-markets-unrelenting-cheer-makes-some-nervous#r=hp-ls

[4] Dealbook: http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2013/01/23/financial-crisis-lawsuit-suggests-bad-behavior-at-morgan-stanley/?ref=business

[5] The Ticker: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-01-22/jamie-dimon-laments-too-big-to-fail-give-me-a-break.html

[6] Frontline: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/business-economy-financial-crisis/untouchables/too-big-to-jail-the-top-10-civil-cases-against-the-banks/

[7] Yahoo Finance: http://finance.yahoo.com/blogs/the-exchange/dallas-fed-small-banks-key-financial-stability-044836652.html

[8] The Guardian: http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2013/jan/23/andean-glaciers-melting?CMP=twt_gu

[9] ThinkProgress: http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2013/01/20/1474571/koch-funded-study-finds-25f-warming-of-land-since-1750-is-manmade-solar-forcing-does-not-appear-to-contribute/?mobile=nc

[10] Washington Post: http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/redskins/ray-lewis-and-michael-phelps-an-unusual-friendship-between-baltimores-brightest-stars/2013/01/22/ff71ec82-6404-11e2-85f5-a8a9228e55e7_print.html

[11] Stan Collender’s Capital Gains and Games: http://capitalgainsandgames.com/blog/stan-collender/2700/gop-stunt-debt-ceiling-total-surrender-white-house

[12] MarketWatch: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/hold-please-for-43-days-2013-01-23

[13] 99u: http://99u.com/articles/6947/What-Happened-to-Downtime-The-Extinction-of-Deep-Thinking-Sacred-Space/print

[14] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/foreign-commitments.jpg

[15] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323301104578255663224471212.html

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