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Ritholtz's Reads: Odds of a Global Disaster

Here are your morning reads.

Strap yourself in for another bumpy ride -- and our morning train reads: 

• Why global economic disaster is an unlikely event (FTbut see Biggest Economies Face $7 Trillion Debt Refinancing Tab in 2016 (Bloomberg

• How these Chicago firms took on spoofing (Crain’s Chicago

• 2016 Will Be (Another) Test Of The Economic Recovery (FiveThirtyEight

• Bernanke: What did you do in the currency war, Daddy? (Brookings

• The Impact of the Fiduciary Standard on the Finance Industry (A Wealth of Common Sense

• A Big Victory for Utilities in the Net Metering Battle Over Rooftop Solar (MIT Technology Reviewsee also The Conservative Case for Solar Subsidies (NYT

• Significant Contribution: Apple Watches & Cars (Asymco

• Creativity Is Not An Accident (Scott Berkunsee also When You Should Worry About Failure, and When You Shouldn’t (Harvard Business Review

• Why the Government Owns So Much Land in the West (Upshot

• President Obama’s boldest action on guns yet, explained (Voxsee also Most Americans Agree With Obama That More Gun Buyers Should Get Background Checks (FiveThirtyEight

What are you reading?

The comeback kid


Source: Bloomberg

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