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10 Thursday PM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On September 5, 2013 @ 4:30 pm In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My afternoon train reading:

• Why Investment Performance Is a Distraction (Think Advisor [1])
• What does your net worth really mean? (Christian Science Monitor [2])
• Quants-R-Us? Algorithmic Trading Trickles Down To Individual Investors. (Forbes [3])
• 212 Years of Price Momentum (The World’s Longest Backtest: 1801-2012) (SSRN [4])
• Using Google to Predict Recessions? (Canada Real Time [5])
• China’s banks are hogging the country’s market earnings, and that spells trouble (Quartz [6])
• Rage about anonymous online comments is building: change is coming (George Brock [7])
• R.I.P. Windows (Slate [8]) see also Where Nokia Went Wrong (New Yorker [9])
• Make Time for the Work That Matters (Harvard Business Review [10])
• 27 Things Media People Like (BuzzFeed [11])

What are you reading?

 

U.S. Can Catch Emerging Nations’ Malaise
Chart [12]
Source: WSJ [13]


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URLs in this post:

[1] Think Advisor: http://www.thinkadvisor.com/2013/08/26/why-investment-performance-is-a-distraction

[2] Christian Science Monitor: http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/The-Simple-Dollar/2013/0905/What-does-your-net-worth-really-mean

[3] Forbes: http://www.forbes.com/sites/jeremybogaisky/2013/09/04/quants-r-us-algorithmic-trading-trickles-down-to-individual-investors/

[4] SSRN: http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2292544

[5] Canada Real Time: http://blogs.wsj.com/canadarealtime/2013/09/05/could-google-be-an-economic-magic-8-ball/

[6] Quartz: http://qz.com/121600/chinas-banks-are-hogging-the-countrys-market-earnings-and-that-spells-trouble/

[7] George Brock: http://georgebrock.net/anonymous-online-comments-accumulated-hidden-resentment-breed/4

[8] Slate: http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/technology/2013/09/microsoft_nokia_deal_a_great_idea_that_came_too_late_and_killed_windows.html

[9] New Yorker: http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/currency/2013/09/where-nokia-went-wrong.html

[10] Harvard Business Review: http://hbr.org/2013/09/make-time-for-the-work-that-matters/ar/pr

[11] BuzzFeed: http://www.buzzfeed.com/jessicamisener/27-things-media-people-like

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

[13] WSJ : http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323893004579055293742019428.html

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