Ritholtz's Reads: Leo and the Bear Market

Barry Ritholtz is a Bloomberg View columnist. He founded Ritholtz Wealth Management and was chief executive and director of equity research at FusionIQ, a quantitative research firm. He blogs at the Big Picture and is the author of “Bailout Nation: How Greed and Easy Money Corrupted Wall Street and Shook the World Economy.”
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Is the week over already? Finish with the finest morning train reads in the land:

  • What Leonardo DiCaprio Can Teach You About Surviving The Bear Market (Fortune)
  • Reasons for the Fearful to Be Fearful of Gold (Bloomberg View)
  • The Idiot’s Guide to Portfolio Insurance (CIO), see also Short-Term Thinking With Long-Term Capital (A Wealth of Common Sense)
  • Banks Rip Up Oil Forecasts (WSJ)
  • Dear Hedge Funds: Index Funds Didn’t Eat Your Returns (Pragmatic Capitalism)
  • CalPERS is underfunded and unrealistic. Can it save itself? (Los Angeles Times)
  • Why Homes in Major U.S. Cities Are Nearly Impossible To Afford (Curbed)
  • The Trumph of the Will -- the Donald Trump debate drama (Talking Points Memo), see also Campaigning in style: How Jeb Bush blew through his warchest (Reuters)
  • Math vs Conspiracies (NeuroLogica)
  • 10 Things New York Does Better Than Anywhere Else (Zagat)

Be sure to check out our Masters in Business interview this weekend with real-estate expert Jonathan Miller of Miller Samuel.

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