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10 MidWeek AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On July 17, 2013 @ 10:15 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My morning reads:

• ‘Fabulous Fab’ Trial: How to Create a Synthetic CDO (Moneybeat [1])
• Forget Battery Swapping: Tesla Aims to Charge Electric Cars in Five Minutes (MIT Technology Review [2]) see also Peek Inside Tesla’s Robotic Factory (Wired [3])
• Kazarian Emerges After 20 Years With Bid for 10% of Greek Debt (Bloomberg [4])
Today’s WTF headline:  IKEA becomes largest foreign landowner in China (Want China Times [5])
• John Galt and the Theory of the Firm (The Conscience of a Liberal [6]) see also At Sears, Eddie Lampert’s Warring Divisions Model Adds to the Troubles (Businessweek [7])
• The Return of Lawrence Summers, Mr. Spectacular Failure (Nation [8])
• For hire: Professional liars for job seekers (CNNMoney [9])
• Why Do Mosquitoes Bite Some People More Than Others? (Smithsonian [10])
• Jenny McCarthy’s Dangerous Views on Vaccination (Elements [11]) see also Anti-Vaccine Body Count (Jenny McCarthy Body Count [12])
• Skyscraper Builders Reach for the Stars Once Again (WSJ [13])

What are you reading?

 

As Consumer-Discretionary Stocks Surge, Bears Lurk
Chart [14]
Source: WSJ [15]


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URLs in this post:

[1] Moneybeat: http://blogs.wsj.com/moneybeat/2013/07/17/fabulous-fab-trial-how-to-create-a-synthetic-cdo/

[2] MIT Technology Review: http://www.technologyreview.com/news/516876/forget-battery-swapping-tesla-aims-to-charge-electric-cars-in-five-minutes/

[3] Wired: http://www.wired.com/autopia/2013/07/tesla-plant-video/?cid=co9861714

[4] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-07-16/kazarian-emerges-after-20-years-with-bid-for-10-of-greek-debt.html

[5] Want China Times: http://www.wantchinatimes.com/news-subclass-cnt.aspx?id=20130716000106&cid=1206

[6] The Conscience of a Liberal: http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/07/16/john-galt-and-the-theory-of-the-firm/

[7] Businessweek: http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2013-07-11/at-sears-eddie-lamperts-warring-divisions-model-adds-to-the-troubles

[8] Nation: http://www.thenation.com/article/175287/return-lawrence-summers-mr-spectacular-failure#axzz2ZJLT4cZD

[9] CNNMoney: http://money.cnn.com/2013/07/17/pf/professional-liars/index.html?iid=HP_LN

[10] Smithsonian: http://blogs.smithsonianmag.com/science/2013/07/why-do-mosquitoes-bite-some-people-more-than-others/

[11] Elements: http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/elements/2013/07/jenny-mccarthys-dangerous-views.html

[12] Jenny McCarthy Body Count: http://www.jennymccarthybodycount.com/Anti-Vaccine_Body_Count/Home.html

[13] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323664204578609642838547964.html?mod=ITP_moneyandinvesting_4

[14] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/chart2.jpg

[15] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323664204578609982399931290.html?mod=ITP_moneyandinvesting_2

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