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10 Sunday Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On May 11, 2014 @ 7:00 am In Financial Press | 7 Comments

Happy Mother’s Day! Kick your feet up and relax with some Sunday morning reads:

• Hedge funds, fortunes and merit (FT Alphaville [1])
• Revamping ETFs (Barron’s [2])
• Target’s CEO didn’t leave because of a cybersecurity breach (Washington Post [3])
•Rice Theory: Why Eastern Cultures Are More Cooperative (NPR [4])
• One of the Best Retirement Deals 9 Out of 10 People Ignore (Bloomberg [5])
• What It’s Like to be a Billionaire’s Butler (GQ [6])
• When Can You Expect to Get Divorced? (Priceonomics [7])
• Why the U.S. is still paying for the Civil War (WSJ [8])
• Why Apple’s Beats buy is genius (Daily Dot [9]) see also Apple’s Beats Deal Is All About Bringing Music Mogul Jimmy Iovine On Board (BuzzFeed [10])
•  The Founder of Mother’s Day Later Fought to Have It Abolished   (Mentalfloss [11])

What’s for brunch?

 
Commodity Markets Shift to Brighter View on China

Source: WSJ [12]


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URLs in this post:

[1] FT Alphaville: http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2014/05/08/1845752/hedge-funds-fortunes-and-merit/

[2] Barron’s: http://online.barrons.com/news/articles/SB50001424053111904732704579544074041882180

[3] Washington Post: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2014/05/08/targets-ceo-didnt-leave-because-of-a-cybersecurity-breach/

[4] NPR: http://www.npr.org/blogs/thesalt/2014/05/08/310477497/rice-theory-why-eastern-cultures-are-more-cooperative

[5] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-05-08/one-of-the-best-retirement-deals-9-out-of-10-people-ignore.html

[6] GQ: http://www.gq.com/news-politics/newsmakers/201405/rich-billionaires-butlers-servants

[7] Priceonomics: http://priceonomics.com/when-can-you-expect-to-get-divorced/

[8] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702303603904579493830954152394

[9] Daily Dot: http://www.dailydot.com/technology/apple-beats-jimmy-iovine-dr-dre/

[10] BuzzFeed: http://www.buzzfeed.com/peterlauria/apples-beats-deal-is-all-about-bringing-music-mogul-jimmy-io

[11] Mentalfloss: http://www.ritholtz.com/blogwww.mentalfloss.com/article/30659/founder-mothers-day-later-fought-have-it-abolished

[12] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304049904579517550863162842?mg=reno64-wsj&url=http%3A%2F%2Fonline.wsj.com%2Farticle%2FSB10001424052702304049904579517550863162842.html

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