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10 Friday AM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On November 8, 2013 @ 9:00 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My end of week reads:

• Wait, wasn’t Twitter supposed to be dead by now? (Splat F [1]) see also The Hidden Technology That Makes Twitter Huge (Business Week [2])
• Unbiased Return on Art (CXO Advisory [3])
• 20 Years of Sears: Forlorn Stores, Happy Investors. Thank Spinoffs (Yahoo [4])
• Information, Good and Bad (Adam H. Grimes [5]) see also You can’t trust what banks say about rates for borrowing, swaps, currency or oil (Quartz [6])
• Take fewer risks for greater rewards (MarketWatch [7])
• Fed won’t pull punch bowl at Ben Bernanke’s big party (WSJ [8])
Shiller: Is Economics a Science? (Project Syndicate [9])
• How a secretive panel uses data that distort doctors’ pay (Washington Post [10]) see also A closer look at the WSJ’s newest Obamacare horror story (LA Times [11])
• Google Gives a Hint About Its Mystery Barges (NY Times [12])
• How money can buy happiness, wine edition (Felix Salmon [13])

What are you reading?

 

QE vs Inflation

Source: NY Times [14]


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URLs in this post:

[1] Splat F: http://www.splatf.com/2011/09/twitter-100-million/

[2] Business Week: http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2013-11-07/the-hidden-technology-that-makes-twitter-huge

[3] CXO Advisory: http://www.cxoadvisory.com/23414/aesthetic-investments/unbiased-return-on-art/

[4] Yahoo: http://finance.yahoo.com/blogs/michael-santoli/20-years-of-sears--forlorn-stores--happy-investors--thank-spinoffs-204140324.html

[5] Adam H. Grimes: http://adamhgrimes.com/blog/information-good-and-bad/

[6] Quartz: http://qz.com/143827/you-cant-trust-what-banks-say-about-rates-for-borrowing-swaps-currency-or-oil/

[7] MarketWatch: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/low-risk-stocks-get-highest-returns-2013-11-07

[8] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304672404579183952852294492

[9] Project Syndicate: http://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/on-whether-he-is-a-scientist-by-robert-j--shiller

[10] Washington Post: http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/how-a-secretive-panel-uses-data-that-distorts-doctors-pay/2013/07/20/ee134e3a-eda8-11e2-9008-61e94a7ea20d_story.html

[11] LA Times: http://www.latimes.com/business/hiltzik/la-fi-mh-horror-story-20131105,0,6361694.story

[12] NY Times: http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/11/06/google-gives-a-hint-about-its-mystery-barges/

[13] Felix Salmon: http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2013/10/27/how-money-can-buy-happiness-wine-edition/?

[14] NY Times: http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/11/05/free-floating-inflation-hysteria/?_r=0

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