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10 Mid-Week PM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On August 21, 2013 @ 5:15 pm In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My Wednesday afternoon train reading:

• Labour markets: On “bullshit jobs”  (Economist [1])
• Housing market gets more buyer friendly (USA Today [2]see also Recovering economy needs investors prepared to take a property risk (Telegraph [3])
•  Is the shale forecast curve hyperbolic, or exponential? (FT Alphaville [4])
• Two proposals for dealing with the robot revolution (the next wave of automation) (Fabius Maximus [5]) see also Robotic-Task Economics  (Economix [6])
• Carl Richards on The Beauty of Limits (NYT [7])
• Conspiracy to commit journalism (Press Think [8]) see also David Miranda, schedule 7 and the danger that all reporters now face (theguardian [9])
• Disruptive: The most pernicious cliché of our time  (TNR [10])
• iTunes Radio to Debut in September With McDonald’s, Nissan, P&G, Pepsi   (Ad Age [11])
• Capturing magical moments inside the tube (Waves of Hawaii [12])
• Speaking to… Ed Yong (Speaking of Science [13])

What are you reading?


Post financial crisis international stock market indices retracements
20130821 [14]
Source: Chart of the Day [15]

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[1] Economist: http://www.economist.com/blogs/freeexchange/2013/08/labour-markets-0

[2] USA Today: http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/business/2013/08/18/housing-recovery-strong-but-not-as-frenzied/2634335/

[3] Telegraph: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/economics/10253268/Recovering-economy-needs-investors-prepared-to-take-a-property-risk.html

[4] FT Alphaville: http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2013/08/21/1594492/is-the-shale-forecast-curve-hyperbolic-or-exponential/

[5] Fabius Maximus: http://fabiusmaximus.com/2013/08/20/automation-robots-53931/

[6] Economix: http://economix.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/08/21/robotic-task-economics/

[7] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/19/your-money/the-beauty-of-limits.html

[8] Press Think: http://pressthink.org/2013/08/conspiracy-to-commit-journalism/

[9] theguardian: http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/aug/19/david-miranda-schedule7-danger-reporters

[10] TNR: http://www.newrepublic.com/article/114125/disruption-silicon-valleys-worst-buzzword

[11] Ad Age: http://adage.com/article/digital/big-marketers-sign-apple-s-itunes-radio/243734/

[12] Waves of Hawaii: http://joe-ks.com/archives_jan2010/WavesOfHawaii.htm

[13] Speaking of Science: http://speakingofscience.juliegould.net/science-communication/speaking-to-ed-yong/

[14] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/20130821.gif

[15] Chart of the Day: http://www.chartoftheday.com/20130821.htm?T

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