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10 Sunday Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On August 4, 2013 @ 8:00 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My morning reads:

Morgan Housel: Who Should Try to Beat the Market?  (Motley Fool [1]) see also Get rich quick! Con others on TV! (Marketwatch [2])
• Banks as Bookies (DealBook [3])
• QE – Why $85 Billion per Month? Why Not $170 or $42 -1/2 Billion? (Econtraian [4])
• Fortress to Blackstone Say Now Is Time to Sell (PE investments) on Surge (Bloomberg [5])
50% increase to clients: BofA to Revamp Merrill Fees (WSJ [6])
• The Most Efficient Office in the World (Slate [7])
• GDP Revisions Make Recovery Look Better, Recession Not as Bad (Real Time Economics [8]) see also Musical Chairs in the House Knocks Out Tax Reform (Fiscal Times [9])
• Crypto experts issue a call to arms to avert the cryptopocalypse (ArsTechnica [10])
America’s Engineering Hubs: The Cities With The Greatest Capacity For Innovation (Joel Kotkin [11])
• The New Explosion in Audio Books (WSJ [12])

What are you reading?

 

The Pros and Cons of Stock Buybacks
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Source: WSJ [14]


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URLs in this post:

[1] Motley Fool: http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/08/02/who-should-try-to-beat-the-market.aspx

[2] Marketwatch: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/get-rich-quick-con-others-on-tv-2013-08-02

[3] DealBook: http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2013/08/01/banks-as-bookies/

[4] Econtraian: http://the-econtrarian.blogspot.com/

[5] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-08-01/fortress-to-blackstone-say-now-is-time-to-sell-on-rally.html

[6] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323681904578640322042802396.html

[7] Slate: http://www.slate.com/articles/business/the_dismal_science/2013/07/renewing_your_passport_visit_the_incredibly_efficient_new_york_city_passport.html

[8] Real Time Economics: http://blogs.wsj.com/economics/2013/07/31/gdp-revisions-make-recovery-look-better-recession-not-as-bad/

[9] Fiscal Times: http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/Columns/2013/08/02/Musical-Chairs-in-the-Hous-Knocks-Out-Tax-Reform.aspx#page1

[10] ArsTechnica: http://arstechnica.com/security/2013/08/crytpo-experts-issue-a-call-to-arms-to-avert-the-cryptopocalypse/

[11] Joel Kotkin: http://www.joelkotkin.com/content/00779-americas-engineering-hubs-cities-greatest-capacity-innovation

[12] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323854904578637850049098298.html

[13] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/LE-AA179_BUYBAC_D_20120223113914.jpg

[14] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203824904577213891035614390.html

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