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10 Tuesday PM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On August 13, 2013 @ 4:30 pm In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My afternoon train reading:

• Recounting Ackman’s Other Investing Misses (DealBook [1])
• Europe Growing Again Means Boost for Global Economy (Bloomberg [2])
• Nocera: Don’t Kill Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac! (NYT [3]) see also Affording a home harder for average buyer (CNNMoney [4])
• U.S. Population Distribution by Age, 1900 through 2060 (Calculated Risk [5])
• The U.S. Virgin Islands Are in a Catastrophic Recession (Slate [6])
• The war on drugs is breaking the Justice Department’s budget (Wonkblog [7])
Are the Dems as corrupt as GOP? Lobbyist Secretly Wrote House Dems’ Letter Urging Weaker Investor Protections (Mother Jones [8]) see also Privatizer in Chief Obama Blames Reckless Homeowners (Economic Populist [9])
• A Better Stronger Sunscreen–Powered By Ancient Underwater Bacteria (Fast Company [10])
• How the Internet Ecosystem Works (College Humor [11])
• The Writing on the Wall for the NCAA (WSJ [12])

What are you reading?

 

Smartphones Expose Camera Makers’ Shortcomings
Chart [13]
Source: WSJ [14]


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[1] DealBook: http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2013/08/13/recounting-ackmans-other-investing-misses/

[2] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-08-12/europe-growing-again-means-boost-for-global-economy.html

[3] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/13/opinion/nocera-dont-kill-fannie-mae.html

[4] CNNMoney: http://money.cnn.com/2013/08/13/real_estate/housing-affordability/index.html

[5] Calculated Risk: http://www.calculatedriskblog.com/2013/08/us-population-distribution-by-age-1900.html

[6] Slate: http://www.slate.com/blogs/moneybox/2013/08/13/virgin_islands_recession.html

[7] Wonkblog: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/08/12/prisons-are-breaking-the-justice-departments-budget/

[8] Mother Jones: http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2013/08/congressional-black-caucus-fiduciary-duty-rule-financial-services-institute

[9] Economic Populist: http://www.economicpopulist.org/content/privatizer-chief-obama-blames-reckless-homeowners-5325

[10] Fast Company: http://www.fastcoexist.com/1682823/a-better-stronger-suncreen-powered-by-ancient-underwater-bacteria

[11] College Humor: http://www.collegehumor.com/article/6907526/the-internet-ecosystem

[12] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324769704579009000024241682.html

[13] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/MI-BX799_PHOTOH_NS_20130812181502.jpg

[14] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324769704579007712301978916.html

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