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10 Friday AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On September 13, 2013 @ 10:00 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My morning reading:

• Triskaidekaphobia (fear of Friday the 13th) and the stock market. (Brain M. Lucey [1]) see also This market keeps defying the bears (msn money [2])
• Foreclosure crisis is drawing to a close (CNNMoney [3])
• Hedge Funds Are Among the Winners of the Lehman Spoils (WSJ [4]) see also We’ve let a good financial crisis go to waste since Lehman Brothers collapsed (Telegraph [5])
• How We Learned Not to Guzzle (NYT [6])
• Larry Summers’ Citigroup Problem (MoJo [7]) see also Secret Campaign for Chairman of the Federal Reserve (Daily Beast [8])
Today’s WTF?? headline: Hank Paulson, hero? (Reuters [9])
• No, Economics Is Good for Lots of Things (Noahpinion [10]) see also The No Mo or Mighty Mo Forecast and Harry Truman’s Quest for a One-Armed Economist (Spellman Report [11])
• Just How Long Can People Live? (Slate [12])
• Why the iPhone’s fingerprint sensor is better than the ones on older laptops (Cite World [13]) see also Machines Made to Know You, by Touch, Voice, Even by Heart (Bits [14])
• The Many Mysteries of Air Travel (Pogue’s Posts [15])

What are you reading?


Dow vs. S&P 500
Chart [16]
Source: Bespoke [17]

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[1] Brain M. Lucey: http://brianmlucey.wordpress.com/2013/09/13/triskaidekaphobia-fear-of-friday-the-13th-and-the-stock-market/

[2] msn money: http://money.msn.com/top-stocks/post--this-market-keeps-defying-the-bears

[3] CNNMoney: http://money.cnn.com/2013/09/12/real_estate/foreclosure-crisis/index.html

[4] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324755104579071332096014654.html

[5] Telegraph: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/comment/10304676/Weve-let-a-good-financial-crisis-go-to-waste-since-Lehman-Brothers-collapsed.html

[6] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/13/opinion/how-we-learned-not-to-guzzle.html

[7] MoJo: http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2013/09/larry-summers-citigroup-conflict-interest-fed-chair

[8] Daily Beast: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/09/12/secret-campaign-for-chairman-of-the-federal-reserve.html

[9] Reuters: http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2013/09/12/hank-paulson-hero/

[10] Noahpinion: http://noahpinionblog.blogspot.com/2013/09/no-economics-is-good-for-lots-of-things.html

[11] Spellman Report: http://thespellmanreport.com/2013/09/07/the-no-mo-or-mighty-mo-forecast-and-harry-trumans-quest-for-a-one-armed-economist/#.UjDOncZJN8E

[12] Slate: http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/science_of_longevity/2013/09/maximum_adult_lifespan_debate_over_how_long_humans_can_live.html

[13] Cite World: http://www.citeworld.com/security/22399/iphone-fingerprint-scanner-better-biometrics

[14] Bits: http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/09/10/beyond-passwords-new-tools-to-identify-humans/

[15] Pogue’s Posts: http://pogue.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/09/12/the-many-mysteries-of-air-travel/?_r=0

[16] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/DOW.jpg

[17] Bespoke: http://www.bespokeinvest.com/thinkbig/2013/9/12/dow-vs-sp-500.html

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