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10 Mid-Week AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On September 25, 2013 @ 10:00 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My morning reading:

• Notes from the Bloomberg Markets 50 Summit, Afternoon Session (The Reformed Broker [1])
• Chinese Cities Hooked on Land Revenue Fuel Housing Costs (Bloomberg [2]) but see Chanos Undeterred by China Growth as O’Neill Bullish (Bloomberg [3])
• Pension Funds Keep Chasing High Returns (The American Interest [4])
• How Bad Data Warped Everything We Thought We Knew About the Jobs Recovery (Atlantic [5]) see also Ignorance and bias in economic models (Antonio Fatas on the Global Economy [6])
• Nate Silver on Finding a Mentor, Teaching Yourself Statistics, and Not Settling in Your Career (Harvard Business Review [7])
• JPMorgan negotiating multi-billion-dollar settlement with Justice Department (Washington Post [8]) see also JP Morgan’s Beached Whale (U.S. News [9])
• WSJ buries the lead deep on AIG’s CEO (Columbia Journalism Review [10])
• Facebook’s status among investors and analysts changes: It’s a darling (Los Angeles Times [11])
• Teardown Shows iPhone 5S Costs at Least $199 to Build, $173 for the 5C (All Things D [12])
• Why We Should Choose Science over Beliefs (Scientific American [13])

What are you reading?

 

Cashing Out After Post-Fed Rally
Chart [14]
Source: WSJ [15]


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URLs in this post:

[1] The Reformed Broker: http://www.thereformedbroker.com/2013/09/24/notes-from-the-bloomberg-markets-50-summit-afternoon-session/

[2] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-09-24/chinese-cities-hooked-on-land-revenue-fuel-housing-costs.html

[3] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-09-24/chanos-undeterred-by-china-as-o-neill-bullish-on-reforms.html

[4] The American Interest: http://blogs.the-american-interest.com/wrm/2013/09/24/pension-funds-keep-chasing-high-returns/

[5] Atlantic: http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2013/09/how-bad-data-warped-everything-we-thought-we-knew-about-the-jobs-recovery/279923/

[6] Antonio Fatas on the Global Economy: http://fatasmihov.blogspot.com/2013/09/ignorance-and-bias-in-economic-models.html

[7] Harvard Business Review: http://blogs.hbr.org/2013/09/nate-silver-on-finding-a-mentor-teaching-yourself-statistics-and-not-settling-in-your-career/

[8] Washington Post: http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/jpmorgan-justice-department-in-talks-to-resolve-multiple-cases/2013/09/24/db2164e2-251b-11e3-b3e9-d97fb087acd6_story.html

[9] U.S. News: http://www.usnews.com/opinion/blogs/economic-intelligence/2013/09/24/jamie-dimon-jp-morgan-and-the-whale-trade-fallout

[10] Columbia Journalism Review: http://www.cjr.org/the_audit/wsj_buries_the_lead_deep_on_ai.php

[11] Los Angeles Times: http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-facebook-china-20130925,0,1229054.story

[12] All Things D: http://allthingsd.com/20130924/teardown-analysis-shows-iphone-5s-costs-at-least-199-to-build-173-for-the-5c/

[13] Scientific American: http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=why-we-should-choose-science-over-beliefs

[14] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/MI-BY681_MKTLED_G_20130924175122.jpg

[15] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303983904579095580989620884.html

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