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10 Sunday Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On August 11, 2013 @ 7:30 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

Some reads for your early Sunday morning:

• MLPs: Boom… or Bust? (Barron’s [1])
Morgan Housel: 3 Economic Stories That Get Blown Out of Proportion (Motley Fool [2])
Department of Labor vs SEC Locking Horns Over Retirement Accounts (Moneybeat [3])
• Guy does to bank what banks usually do to other people (msn [4]) see also $700k windfall: Russian man outwits bank with hand-written credit contract (RT.com [5])
• State Tax Cuts: Is Arthur Laffer All Wet? (PBS [6])
• The Gorilla Lurking Where We Can’t See It (WSJ [7])
• Amazon’s puzzling new art venture (Reuters [8])
• Big Tech versus Big Brother (theguardian [9]) see also NSA-DEA police state tango (Salon [10])
• 10-Year Study Erases VC ‘Smart Money’ Claims (Silicon Valley Watcher [11])
• Your Flight’s Delayed! Here’s what to do (Slate [12])

What’s for Brunch ?

 

Chrome rules the web
Graphic [13]
Source: Economist


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URLs in this post:

[1] Barron’s: http://online.barrons.com/article/SB50001424052748703759004578650283040549130.html

[2] Motley Fool: http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/08/06/3-economic-stories-that-get-blown-out-of-proportio.aspx

[3] Moneybeat: http://blogs.wsj.com/moneybeat/2013/08/09/look-whos-locking-horns-over-retirement-accounts/

[4] msn: http://now.msn.com/dmitry-agarkov-outwits-russian-bank-by-writing-own-credit-card-terms

[5] RT.com: http://rt.com/business/man-outsmarts-banks-wins-court-221/

[6] PBS: http://www.pbs.org/newshour/businessdesk/2013/08/state-tax-cuts-is-arthur-laffe.html

[7] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323514404578651980718947350.html

[8] Reuters: http://preview.reuters.com/2013/8/9/amazons-puzzling-new-art-venture

[9] theguardian: http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/aug/07/big-tech-protect-big-brother

[10] Salon: http://www.salon.com/2013/08/10/the_nsa_dea_police_state_tango/

[11] Silicon Valley Watcher: http://www.siliconvalleywatcher.com/mt/archives/2013/07/latest_data_kills_the.php

[12] Slate: http://www.slate.com/articles/life/transport/2013/08/flight_delay_tips_how_to_get_home_faster_when_your_airplane_is_late.html

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

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