Ritholtz's Reads: Give the Gift of Drones

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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My pre-Thanksgiving reads for your traveling enjoyment:

  • Hedge Funds Lose Money for Everyone, Not Just the Rich (Bloomberg)
  •  Black Friday Is No Sure Indicator of Holiday Retail Sales (WSJ) see also When It Comes to Holiday Shopping, Not All Plastic Is Equal (NYT)
  •  New Mortgage Lending Drops to 13-Year Low (Real Time Economics)
  •  Radical Cures for Unusual Economic Ills: The crisis left a grim legacy, and the answers are likely to be unorthodox (FT)
  •  The Tortoise and the ECB (Pimco)
  •  Five Things to Do Now If You’re Near Retirement (USA Today)
  •  Walmart Store Holding Thanksgiving Charity Food Drive -- For Its Own Employees! (Forbes)
  •  Secrets of Surviving the 10 Most Nightmarish Airports This Thanksgiving (Businessweek) see also Is It Legal to Fly With Marijuana? (boingboing)
  •  The Calorie Burn Before the Thanksgiving Feast (WSJ)
  •  Future Presents: A Tech Gift Guide From the Cutting Edge (WSJ) see also Drones: The Best Gift of the Season (Quartz)

What are you reading?

The World Is Awash In Oil 

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