Ritholtz's 10 Monday Reads: The Key to Creativity

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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Feliz Cinco de Mayo!

• Recap: The 2014 Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting (MoneyBeat)
• Gross Says No Asset Bubbles Given 2 Percent Fed Long-Term Rate (Bloomberg) but see Tom DeMark Says U.S. Stocks at Risk of 11 Percent Decline (Bloomberg)
• Some Things You Will Never Hear From a Portfolio Manager (A Wealth of Common Sense)
• Beware Experts Bearing Predictions (Millennial Invest)
• The Existential Pleasures of Engineering Beta (Mutual Fund Observer)
• The Newsonomics of Quartz, 19 Months in (Nieman Lab)
• Are Mortgage Lenders Finally Lowering Their Standards? Not So Much. (WonkBlog)
• Pixar Cofounder Ed Catmull on Failure and Why Fostering a Fearless Culture Is the Key to Groundbreaking Creative Work (Brain Pickings)
• Who's Getting a Good Night's Sleep? (FiveThirtyEight)
• Six Intriguing Types of Synesthesia: Tasting Words, Seeing Sounds, Hearing Colors and More (PsyBlog)

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Barry L Ritholtz at britholtz3@bloomberg.net