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10 Monday Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On March 4, 2013 @ 10:00 am In Markets | Comments Disabled

My morning reads to start your week:

• Retirement Investing vs. ‘Performance Delusion‘ (Forbes [1])
• Mutual fund investors are often their own worst enemies, prone to poor timing (StarTribune [2]) see also Fund Fees: Slash Them Early (MarketRiders [3])
• Protecting Power Grids from Hackers Is a Huge Challenge (MIT Technology Review [4])
• Your Brain Is Hooked on Being Right (Harvard Business Review [5])
• Berkshire Profit Advances 49% on Buffett’s Derivatives (Businessweek [6]) but see Buffett underperformed the S&P last year (Fortune [7])
• Sci-fail: Genius Obama says he ‘can’t do a Jedi mind meld’ (Twitchy [8])
• A Sneaky Way to Deregulate (NYT [9]) see also Promises, Promises at the New York Fed (NYT [10])
• This Story Stinks: A word about comments (NYT [11])
• This is why Obama can’t make a deal with Republicans (Wonkblog [12]) see also Four reasons Republicans are embracing the ‘sequester’ (Christian Science Monitor [13])
• A Few Things You May Not Know About Seth MacFarlane (Neatorama [14])

What are you reading?

 

Government Payrolls Shrinking Even Before the Sequester
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Source: Real Time Economics [16]


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[1] Forbes: http://www.forbes.com/sites/mitchelltuchman/2013/03/01/retirement-investing-vs-performance-delusion/

[2] StarTribune: http://www.startribune.com/business/yourmoney/192314131.html?refer=y

[3] MarketRiders: http://www.marketriders.com/investing/fund-fees-slash-them-early/

[4] MIT Technology Review: http://www.technologyreview.com/news/511851/protecting-power-grids-from-hackers-is-a-huge-challenge/

[5] Harvard Business Review: http://blogs.hbr.org/cs/2013/02/break_your_addiction_to_being.html

[6] Businessweek: http://www.businessweek.com/news/2013-03-01/berkshire-profit-advances-49-percent-on-buffett-s-derivatives

[7] Fortune: http://finance.fortune.cnn.com/2013/03/01/buffett-shareholder-letter/

[8] Twitchy: http://twitchy.com/2013/03/01/sci-fail-genius-obama-says-he-cant-do-a-jedi-mind-meld/

[9] NYT: http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/03/03/a-sneaky-way-to-deregulate/?partner=rss&emc=rss

[10] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/03/business/new-york-fed-agreed-to-testify-for-bank-of-america.html?_r=1&pagewanted=all&

[11] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/03/opinion/sunday/this-story-stinks.html?_r=0

[12] Wonkblog: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/03/02/this-is-why-obama-cant-make-a-deal-with-republicans/

[13] Christian Science Monitor: http://m.csmonitor.com/USA/DC-Decoder/2013/0227/Four-reasons-Republicans-are-embracing-the-sequester/There-will-be-cuts

[14] Neatorama: http://www.neatorama.com/2013/02/27/A-Few-Things-You-May-Not-Know-About-Seth-MacFarlane/

[15] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/OB-WN814_Number_E_20130301191604.jpg

[16] Real Time Economics: http://blogs.wsj.com/economics/2013/03/02/number-of-the-week-government-payrolls-shrinking-even-before-the-sequester/

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