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10 Friday AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On May 3, 2013 @ 9:43 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My morning reads:

• Preferred Shares Find Favor Among Banks (WSJ [1])
• The Intel Opportunity & Andy Grove (Stratechery [2])
• We have an Inflation Problem: There’s Not Enough of It (NYT [3])
• The Falling Cost Of Solar Energy Is Surprising Everyone (Business Insider [4])
• Betaworks is Buying Up All the Key Pieces of the Online-News Ecosystem (Atlantic [5])
WTF? GOP Census Bill Would Eliminate America’s Economic Indicators (UPDATE) (Huffington Post [6]see also A new GOP bill would prevent the government from collecting economic data (Wonkblog [7])
• Austerity: The History of a Pernicious Idea (New Republic [8]) see also Faced With Discredited Research, WSJ Doubles Down On Calls For Austerity (Media Matters [9])
• 10 Technologies That Are Completely Changing The World (Business Insider [10])
• ‘Time Crystals’ Could Upend Physicists’ Theory of Time (Wired [11])
The Section: Knights of Soft Rock (Rolling Stone [12])

What are you reading?

 

Employment Situation
Chart [13]
Source: Barron’s [14]


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[1] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324582004578458982944311840.html

[2] Stratechery: http://stratechery.com/2013/the-intel-opportunity/

[3] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/03/opinion/krugman-not-enough-inflation.html?ref=todayspaper&_r=0

[4] Business Insider: http://www.businessinsider.com/citi-the-solar-age-is-dawning-2013-5

[5] Atlantic: http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/print/2013/04/the-company-thats-buying-up-all-the-key-pieces-of-the-online-news-ecosystem/275357/

[6] Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/05/01/gop-census-bill_n_3188043.html

[7] Wonkblog: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/05/01/a-new-gop-bill-would-prevent-the-government-from-collecting-economic-data/

[8] New Republic: http://www.newrepublic.com/article/113073/austerity-and-body-economic-reviewed-ruy-texeira#

[9] Media Matters: http://mediamatters.org/blog/2013/04/30/faced-with-discredited-research-wsj-doubles-dow/193834

[10] Business Insider: http://www.businessinsider.com/citi-disruptive-innovation-2013-5?op=1

[11] Wired: http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2013/04/time-crystals/all/

[12] Rolling Stone: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/the-section-knights-of-soft-rock-20130411?print=true

[13] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/unemployment.png

[14] Barron’s: http://online.barrons.com/mdc/public/page/9_3063-economicCalendar.html?mod=b_hps_topnav

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