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10 Wednesday PM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On September 11, 2013 @ 4:30 pm In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My afternoon (please don’t be too late) train reading:

• China’s model stimulus has more to show for it than US (FT.com [1]) see also America’s huge mistake on monetary policy: How negative interest rates could have stopped the Great Recession in its tracks (Quartz [2])
• Locking horns over the fiduciary standard (Benefits Pro [3])
• It’s about to get harder to buy a home (MarketWatch [4]) see also Mortgage Lenders, Home Buyers Feel Rate Squeeze (WSJ [5])
• How High 401(k) Fees Can Doom Your Retirement Plans (Moneybox [6])
• As Entrepreneurs Keep Reminding Us, They Lied To Us In Econ. 101 (Forbes [7]) see also Ten Things for Applied Econometricians to Keep in Mind (Econometrics Beat: Dave Giles’ Blog [8])
• People make the same basic investment decisions as monkeys, scientists find (Quartz [9])
• Mercy for the Fed (The Sun [10])
Sheila Bair: U.S. Banking System Still Fragile (WSJ [11]) see also Banks Seen at Risk Five Years After Lehman Collapse (Bloomberg [12])
• Google Search Data Makes the RIAA’s Censorship Efforts Look Pretty Dumb (Gizmodo [13])
• How the Internet broke on 9/11 (The Switch [14])

What are you reading?


Comparing Tech’s Market Cap to Other Sectors
Chart [15]
Source: Avondale [16]

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[1] FT.com: http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/dd88157a-1632-11e3-a57d-00144feabdc0.html#axzz2eacdiKPW

[2] Quartz: http://qz.com/120960/americas-huge-mistake-on-monetary-policy-how-negative-interest-rates-could-have-stopped-the-great-recession-in-its-tracks/

[3] Benefits Pro: http://www.benefitspro.com/2013/09/11/locking-horns-over-the-fiduciary-standard

[4] MarketWatch: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/its-about-to-get-harder-to-buy-a-home-2013-09-11

[5] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324094704579064863415657936.html

[6] Moneybox: http://www.slate.com/blogs/moneybox/2013/09/09/_401_k_fees_ruin_your_retirement.html

[7] Forbes: http://www.forbes.com/sites/johnchisholm/2013/09/10/as-entrepreneurs-keep-reminding-us-they-lied-to-us-in-econ-101/

[8] Econometrics Beat: Dave Giles’ Blog: http://davegiles.blogspot.com/2013/09/ten-things-for-applied-econometricians.html

[9] Quartz: http://qz.com/122764/people-make-the-same-basic-investment-decisions-as-monkeys-scientists-find/

[10] The Sun: http://www.nysun.com/editorials/mercy-for-the-fed/88401/

[11] WSJ: http://blogs.wsj.com/economics/2013/09/10/sheila-bair-u-s-banking-system-still-fragile/

[12] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-09-10/banks-seen-at-risk-five-years-after-lehman-collapse.html

[13] Gizmodo: http://gizmodo.com/google-search-data-makes-the-riaas-censorship-efforts-1294240896?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:%20gizmodo/full%20(Gizmodo)

[14] The Switch: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-switch/wp/2013/09/11/how-the-internet-broke-on-911/

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

[16] Avondale: http://avondaleam.com/market-value-concentration-by-sector/

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