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10 Wednesday AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On November 27, 2013 @ 9:49 am In Markets | Comments Disabled

My afternoon, pre-Turkey Day reading:

• Who’s good at forecasts? (nobody) (Economist [1])
• The Warren Buffett Wannabe Index (Barron’s [2])
• Mr. Market’s Asset Allocation Is Still Tough To Beat (Capital Spectator [3])
• Japan to spend about 1 trillion yen on public works for stimulus (Reuters [4])
• Trading in Gold: The Secretive Dealings of One of the World’s Richest Industries (Vanity Fair [5])
• Pope Francis has a few thoughts about the global economy. We added these 13 charts. (Washington Post [6])
• 8 Subconscious Mistakes Our Brains Make Every Day–And How To Avoid Them (Fast Company [7])
• GoldieBlox picks an unfair fight with the Beastie Boys (Columbia Journalism Review [8]) see also GoldieBlox, fair use, and the cult of disruption (Felix Salmon [9])
• 2013 Winners – Information is Beautiful Awards (Information Is Beautiful [10])
• Here Are Your Holiday Airline Travel Tips … From the Hulk (Wired [11])

Travel Safe!



food stamp holiday shopping [12]
Source: Bloomberg Brief [13]

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[1] Economist: http://www.economist.com/news/21589145-how-sort-best-rest-whos-good-forecasts

[2] Barron’s: http://blogs.barrons.com/penta/2013/11/25/the-warren-buffett-wannabe-index/

[3] Capital Spectator: http://www.capitalspectator.com/archives/2013/11/mr_markets_comp.html

[4] Reuters: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/11/27/us-japan-economy-stimulus-idUSBRE9AQ0LX20131127

[5] Vanity Fair: http://www.vanityfair.com/business/2013/11/gold-secretive-trading-business

[6] Washington Post: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/11/26/pope-francis-has-a-few-thoughts-about-the-global-economy-we-added-these-13-charts/

[7] Fast Company: http://www.fastcompany.com/3019903/work-smart/8-subconscious-mistakes-our-brains-make-every-day-and-how-to-avoid-them

[8] Columbia Journalism Review: http://www.cjr.org/the_audit/goldieblox_picks_a_fight_with.php

[9] Felix Salmon: http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2013/11/26/goldieblox-fair-use-and-the-cult-of-disruption/

[10] Information Is Beautiful: http://www.informationisbeautifulawards.com/2013-winners/

[11] Wired: http://www.wired.com/autopia/2013/11/holiday-travel-tips-hulk/

[12] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/food-stamp-holiday-shopping.png

[13] Bloomberg Brief: http://www.bloombergbriefs.com/

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