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10 Tuesday PM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On February 5, 2013 @ 4:00 pm In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My afternoon train reads:

• The problem with buybacks, Dell edition (Reuters [1]) see also Dell likely to reshape business as private group (FT.com [2])
• Holder Cites ‘Egregious’ Conduct by McGraw-Hill, S&P (Bloomberg [3])
• Friends of Fraud (NYT [4])
• A Billion-Dollar Club, and Not So Exclusive (NYT [5])
• The World War I Debts That Wouldn’t Go Away (Echoes [6])
• When Newspapers Were New, or, How Londoners Got Word of the Plague (The Atlantic [7])
• One Recession Cost Is Lower Social Security Benefits (Economix [8]) see also Baby Boomers Sicker Than Parents’ Generation, Study Finds (Bloomberg [9])
• College Is (Still) Worth It (Economix [10])
• Rove’s Move Into Republican Primaries Enrages Tea Party (Bloomberg [11])
• ‘The Blackout Bowl,’ or ‘The Most Depressing Super Bowl Column You’ll Read’ (The Nation [12])

What are you reading?

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[1] Reuters: http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2012/09/04/the-problem-with-buybacks-dell-edition/

[2] FT.com: http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/84438342-6c95-11e2-b73a-00144feab49a.html#axzz2JxA2CUK8

[3] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-02-05/u-s-files-lawsuit-against-mcgraw-hill-standard-poor-s.html

[4] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/opinion/krugman-friends-of-fraud.html?_r=1&

[5] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/technology/growing-numbers-of-start-ups-are-worth-a-billion-dollars.html?ref=business&_r=0

[6] Echoes: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-02-04/the-world-war-i-debts-that-wouldn-t-go-away-.html

[7] The Atlantic: http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2013/01/when-newspapers-were-new-or-how-londoners-got-word-of-the-plague/272638/

[8] Economix: http://economix.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/one-recession-cost-is-lower-social-security-benefits/?ref=business

[9] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-02-04/baby-boomers-sicker-than-parents-generation-study-finds.html

[10] Economix: http://economix.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/02/01/college-is-still-worth-it-2/

[11] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-02-04/rove-s-move-into-republican-primaries-enrages-tea-party.html

[12] The Nation: http://www.thenation.com/blog/172627/blackout-bowl-or-most-depressing-super-bowl-column-youll-read#

[13] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/six-more-weeks.jpg

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