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10 Weekend Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On April 13, 2013 @ 6:30 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

Some longer form reading for your weekend enjoyment:

• Faked Moon Landing? Conspiracy Beliefs Fall Along Party Lines (Yahoo [1])
• The Silent Partner: Jason Goldman helped build Google and Twitter into what they are today (BuzzFeed [2])
• China’s Increasing Interest in Africa: Benign but Hardly Altruistic (Brookings [3])
• A world without macroeconomists? (Noahpinion [4])
•  Has financialization gone too far? How to Save American Finance from Itself (New Republic [5])
• Jerry Brown’s Second coming (FT.com [6])
• Ro Khanna, Silicon Valley’s Wannabe Obama (Businessweek [7])
• I’m for Sale – Creative ambition is lovely, but what happens when you need real money? (Elle [8])
• Neuroscience needs its Einstein (Salon [9])
• The End of Stanford? (The New Yorker [10])

Whats up for the weekend?

 

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[1] Yahoo: http://news.yahoo.com/faked-moon-landing-conspiracy-beliefs-fall-along-party-155031640.html

[2] BuzzFeed: http://www.buzzfeed.com/robf4/the-silent-partner

[3] Brookings: http://www.brookings.edu/blogs/up-front/posts/2013/04/05-china-africa-sun

[4] Noahpinion: http://noahpinionblog.blogspot.com/2013/04/a-world-without-macroeconomists.html

[5] New Republic: http://www.newrepublic.com/article/112679/how-save-american-finance-itself

[6] FT.com: http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/2/331e85b0-9cb1-11e2-9a4b-00144feabdc0.html#axzz2PmvrTFKV?src=longreads

[7] Businessweek: http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2013-04-04/ro-khanna-silicon-valleys-wannabe-obama

[8] Elle: http://www.elle.com/life-love/society-career/creative-ambition-versus-financially-stable-job?src=longreads

[9] Salon: http://www.salon.com/2013/04/06/neuroscience_needs_its_einstein/

[10] The New Yorker: http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/elements/2013/04/silicon-valley-start-ups-and-the-end-of-stanford.html

[11] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/20130413_gdc832.png

[12] Economist: http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2013/04/daily-chart-8

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