Ritholtz's Reads: Markets Won't Stop the Fed

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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Welcome back to what looks like a significant week. Let's get you ready for the Federal Reserve rate decision with our hand-curated morning train reads: 

•  Misbehaving Markets Seen No Barrier This Time to Unstoppable Fed (Bloombergsee also The challenges of central bank divergence: The US is years ahead of the EU in recovery and so at a different stage of the monetary policy cycle (FT

• Technology is advancing so fast that traditional economic metrics haven’t kept up (BlackRock

• Since 2008, mortgage giants Fannie and Freddie’s government rescue has been held to far more punishing standards than the big banks. It's all part of Wall Street’s plan to take over mortgage profits (NYT

• What Investors Can Learn From the Oil Bust (WSJ

• CEOs Aren’t Always Paid for What They Can Control (Bloomberg View

• In 2015, Netflix became a legitimate TV network. Now what? (Wired

• The Legal Argument for Daily Fantasy Proves It’s a Racket (Time

• How the Economy Helps Trump: Despite steady recovery, too many Americans feel like they’re on the outside looking in. (Politicosee also The real reasons Donald Trump’s so popular — for people totally confused by it (Washington Post

• Viral Failure: How the Internet Killed Late-Night Comedy (Paste

• Playboy Interview: Frank Sinatra (Longform

Adoption of technology in the U.S., 1900 to present

Source: BlackRock

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