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10 Tuesday PM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On April 23, 2013 @ 4:30 pm In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My afternoon train reading:

• AP Twitter account hacked, makes false claim of explosions at White House (The Verge [1]) see also Fake Tweet Shows Pitfalls of Algo-Driven World (MoneyBeat [2])
• Financial Crimes Topped State-Sponsored Hacking Incidents in 2012 (All Things D [3])
• Gold’s Declining Price Is a Reversion to the Mean (NYT [4]) see also GS: Stop Shorting Gold (MoneyBeat [5])
• Barron’s Cover Story Wants To Tinker With The Dow So It Hides Stock Market Bubbles (Business Insider [6])
• Monte Carlo’s Role in Retirement Planning (Morningstar [7]) See also A First Encounter With Monte Carlo Simulation (Dave Giles’ [8])
• The Doctoral Student Who ‘Happed’ Reinhart and Rogoff (Real Time Economics [9])
• Wall Street is at it all over again (Macleans [10]) see also Welcome to the Anarchy Economy (The Daily Beast [11])
• The Science Behind Why We Procrastinate (lifehacker [12])
• Cognitive Overhead, Or Why Your Product Isn’t As Simple As You Think (Tech Crunch [13])
• 20 Words We Owe to William Shakespeare (Mental Floss [14])

What are you reading?


Assets and Net Worth of Households and Nonprofits, 2005-2012
Source: FRBSF.org [16]

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URLs in this post:

[1] The Verge: http://www.theverge.com/2013/4/23/4257392/ap-twitter-hacked-claims-explosions-white-house-president-injured

[2] MoneyBeat: http://blogs.wsj.com/moneybeat/2013/04/23/hack-crash-fake-tweet-shows-pitfalls-of-algo-driven-world/

[3] All Things D: http://allthingsd.com/20130422/financial-crimes-topped-state-sponsored-hacking-incidents-in-2012/?mod=atd_email_daily_list

[4] NYT: http://economix.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/04/23/golds-declining-price-is-a-reversion-to-the-mean/

[5] MoneyBeat: http://blogs.wsj.com/moneybeat/2013/04/23/goldman-sachs-stop-shorting-gold/

[6] Business Insider: http://www.businessinsider.com/barrons-cover-story-dow-apple-2012-4

[7] Morningstar: http://news.morningstar.com/articlenet/article.aspx?id=593248

[8] Dave Giles’: http://davegiles.blogspot.com/2013/04/a-first-encounter-with-monte-carlo.html

[9] Real Time Economics: http://blogs.wsj.com/economics/2013/04/23/the-doctoral-student-who-happed-reinhart-and-rogoff/

[10] Macleans: http://www2.macleans.ca/2013/04/23/wall-street-is-at-it-all-over-again/

[11] The Daily Beast: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/04/23/welcome-to-the-anarchy-economy.html

[12] lifehacker: http://lifehacker.com/the-complete-guide-to-procrastinating-at-work-477166257

[13] Tech Crunch: http://techcrunch.com/2013/04/20/cognitive-overhead/

[14] Mental Floss: http://www.mentalfloss.com/article/48657/20-words-we-owe-william-shakespeare

[15] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/households.jpg

[16] FRBSF.org: https://www.frbsf.org/publications/community/research-briefs/household-net-worth-asset-ownership-among-the-economically-vulnerable.cfm

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