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10 Mid-Week AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On August 28, 2013 @ 10:00 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My morning reading:

• Oil Surges on Syria Tension (WSJ [1])
• Betting on September’s terrible odds (MarketWatch [2]) but see and then European stocks began to crush the S&P (The Reformed Broker [3])
• 46% of Americans have both a home broadband connection and a smartphone (Pew Internet [4])
Gary Shilling gets all optimistic on us: Six Reasons the U.S. Will Dominate (Bloomberg [5])
• Facebook: Governments demanded data on 38K users (SFGate [6])
• Wherefore Bribery and Corruption: Another GSK Post (China Hearsay [7]) see also Rule One For Doing Business In China. No Bribery. Rule Two, Make Sure Of It. (China Law Blog [8])
Goddammit: Get Ready for Larry Summers as Next Fed Chair (Sense on Cents [9])
• Homeownership remains a goal that should be encouraged (Los Angeles Times [10]) see also Mortgage Consultant Paid More Than $900 Million in Foreclosure Review (Moenybeat [11])
• Robert Crumb Illustrates Philip K. Dick’s Infamous, Hallucinatory Meeting with God (1974) (Open Culture [12])
• Time-shifting man predicts the future (ABC Science [13])

What are you reading?


U.S. Has Assets in Place for Military Strike
Chart [14]
Source: Bloomberg [15]

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URLs in this post:

[1] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324591204579038200346211022.html

[2] MarketWatch: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/betting-on-septembers-terrible-odds-2013-08-27

[3] The Reformed Broker: http://www.thereformedbroker.com/2013/08/27/and-then-european-stocks-began-to-crush-the-sp/

[4] Pew Internet: http://www.pewinternet.org/Reports/2013/Broadband/Findings/Smartphones-and-broadband.aspx

[5] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-08-27/six-reasons-the-u-s-will-dominate.html

[6] SFGate: http://www.sfgate.com/business/technology/article/Facebook-Governments-demanded-data-on-38K-users-4763673.php#src=fb

[7] China Hearsay: http://www.chinahearsay.com/wherefore-bribery-and-corruption-another-gsk-post/

[8] China Law Blog: http://www.chinalawblog.com/2013/08/rule-one-for-doing-business-in-china-no-bribery-rule-two-make-sure-of-it.html

[9] Sense on Cents: http://www.senseoncents.com/2013/08/get-ready-for-larry-summers-as-next-fed-chair/

[10] Los Angeles Times: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hiltzik-20130828,0,1884571.column

[11] Moenybeat: http://blogs.wsj.com/moneybeat/2013/06/21/consultant-paid-more-than-900-million-in-foreclosure-review/

[12] Open Culture: http://www.openculture.com/2013/08/robert-crumb-illustrates-philip-k-dicks-infamous-hallucinatory-meeting-with-god-1974.html

[13] ABC Science: http://www.abc.net.au/science/articles/2013/08/27/3834436.htm

[14] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/am.jpg

[15] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/infographics/2013-08-27/forces-in-place-to-strike-syria.html

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