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10 Weekend Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On December 14, 2013 @ 7:30 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My longer form weekend reading:

• Our favorite charts of 2013 (Quartz [1])
• The rise of BlackRock (Economist [2]) see also The monolith and the markets (Economist [3])
• Of markets and mayhem (Fortune [4])
• The Forgotten Lessons of 2008 (Farnam Street [5])
• The Nastiest Injury in Sports (Grantland [6])
• Big Hair on Campus: Did Donald Trump Defraud Thousands of Real-Estate Students? (Vanity Fair [7])
• The Art of Dying (Lapham’s Quarterly [8])
• Google Glass: What You’re Not Supposed to Do (Esquire [9])
• Vineyard owning for beginners (WSJ [10])
• 2013: The Year in Volcanic Activity (The Atlantic [11])

Whats up for the weekend?

 

Pension Funds Make the Most of Stocks Surge

Source: WSJ [12]

 


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URLs in this post:

[1] Quartz: http://qz.com/156778/our-favorite-charts-of-2013/

[2] Economist: http://www.economist.com/news/leaders/21591174-25-years-blackrock-has-become-worlds-biggest-investor-its-dominance-problem

[3] Economist: http://www.economist.com/news/briefing/21591164-getting-15-trillion-assets-single-risk-management-system-huge-achievement

[4] Fortune: http://finance.fortune.cnn.com/2013/12/05/stock-markets-decade/

[5] Farnam Street: http://www.farnamstreetblog.com/2010/03/the-forgotten-lessons-of-2008/

[6] Grantland: http://www.grantland.com/story/_/id/10072331/derrick-rose-rob-gronkowski-rise-acl-tears

[7] Vanity Fair: http://www.vanityfair.com/business/2014/01/trump-university-fraud-scandal

[8] Lapham’s Quarterly: http://www.laphamsquarterly.org/roundtable/roundtable/the-art-of-dying.php

[9] Esquire: http://www.esquire.com/features/google-glass-tests-1213

[10] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304355104579234532022934804

[11] The Atlantic: http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2013/12/2013-the-year-in-volcanic-activity/100645/

[12] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304202204579252261223795506

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