07/10/15 – Friday Interest-ing Reads

  • How much sleep do we really get and how much do we need? (freakonomics)
  • Buying Now More Affordable Than Renting in 66 Percent of U.S. Markets (worldpropertyjournal)
  • Three takeaways from the Chinese stock market plunge. (dashofinsight)
  • Eric Jackson talks with Horace Deidu about the future of the Apple ($AAPL) iPhone. (soundcloud)
  • How to put money to work in a correction. (fmdcapital)
  • Five takeaways from China’s market plunge. (fusion)
  • Barry Ritholtz talks with Leon Cooperman of Omega Advisors. (ritholtz)
  • Some neuroeconomics tips for better investment decision making. (blogs.cfainstitute)
  • Two powerful reasons to keep a trading journal. (forbes)
  • The odds of a US recession remain low. (capitalspectator)
  • The main lesson from China’s stock market. (thefelderreport)
  • A talk with Jack Schwager author of the Market Wizard series of books.* (chatwithtraders)
  • A Reddit implosion explainer. (gimletmedia)
  • Michael Covel talks with Campbell Harvey about volatility and skew. (michaelcovel)
  • Share of Americans Behind on Home-Equity Loans Is the Lowest Since 2008 (blogs.wsj)
  • An Interview With Woody Allen: As ‘Irrational Man’ is released July 17, the filmmaker looks ahead (wsj)
  • The Chinese government is going to try to “defy the laws of economic gravity.” (nytimes)
  • Why coding is crucial. (lefsetz)
  • Russ Roberts talks with Nobel-prize winning economist Alvin Roth author of “Who Gets What and Why: The New Economics of Matchmaking and Market Design.”* (econtalk)
  • Curb Your Malthusiasm (monbiot)
  • There is no Internet without ads. (wsj)
  • Andy Murray Is a Tennis Nerd: No one in tennis obsesses about tactics and styles as much as the world’s No. 3 player (wsj)
  • If robo-advisors are all about price then they won’t be in a very good business. (bloombergview)
  • Why Doesn’t Jeb Want to Talk About Lehman Bros? (foxbusiness)
  • Short Sales Are at Their Highest Level Since the Financial Crisis (bloomberg)
  • Why the government is so desperate to have a solid stock market. (ftalphaville.ft)
  • The Problem With Socially Responsible Investing (fool)
  • No Slowing RIA Growth (wealthmanagement)
  • Stephen Roach:Why the Stock Meltdown Doesn’t Spell Doom for China. The country’s economy has a very different relationship to equity markets than the West’s do. (slate)
  • Why you need to look beyond the stock market to see what is going in in the Chinese economy. (slate)
  • Explore the TWA Terminal, a Pristine Time Capsule From 1962 (ny.curbed)
  • Gen X has gotten the short end of the economic stick. (bloombergview)
  • Is international diversification worth the risk? (awealthofcommonsense)

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