Whistle-Blowers and Watchdogs

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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No fake news or clickbait here, just the finest morning train reads in post-election America:

  • Theranos Whistleblower Shook the Company -- And His Family (Wall Street Journal)
  • The Rich List: NYC’s Best-Paid Athletes, Musicians, Comics, Anchors and Media Honchos (Observer)
  • How the White House Could Justify a Debt-Driven Keynesian Stimulus (Bloomberg)
  • Long-Short Investing Might Shorten Your Investment Lifespan (Alpha Architect)
  • Facebook Didn’t Tilt the Election (Bloomberg View); see also Fake News (Stratechery)
  • Record Low Costs to Trade! (Research Affiliates)
  • Biggest Spike in Traffic Deaths in 50 Years? Blame Apps (New York Times)
  • Americans could lose this important consumer watchdog under Donald Trump (Chicago Tribune); see also Federal Watchdog Agency Steps Up Inquiry Into Home Contracts (DealBook)
  • The Clinton Campaign Was Undone By Its Own Neglect And A Touch Of Arrogance, Staffers Say (Huffington Post)
  • What Sonic Black Holes Say About the Real Deal (Wired)

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