Ritholtz's Reads

Uber's Dilemma and Exposing the Alt-Right

Here are your morning reads.

My Tuesday morning train reads:

  • Investors Cloud the Crystal Ball (Bloomberg Gadfly)
  • Hazards Of Individual Stocks (ETF.com); see also Only a Market of Stocks (Irrelevant Investor)
  • What Fintech Can Learn from Decline and Reinvention of High-Frequency Trading (CFA Institute)
  • Worrying About Risk Can Be Very Risky (A Teachable Momentbut see How News and Its Context Drive Risk and Returns around the World (SSRN)
  • The Uber Dilemma (Stratechery)
  • Taibbi: Is Libor, Crucial Financial Benchmark, a Lie? (Rolling Stone); see also Colas: The Dow Jones Is a Useful, If Underused, Roadmap (Bloomberg Prophets)
  • Fossil fuel subsidies are a staggering $5 trillion per year (the Guardian)
  • Sea Level Rise Is Speeding Up in Parts of the Southeastern U.S. (Scientific American); see also It wasn’t even a hurricane, but heavy rains flooded New Orleans as pumps faltered (Washington Post)
  • Lone Twitter User Exposes Identities Of Alt-Right Protest Thugs -- The Firings Begin (Bipartisan Report)
  • The Solar Eclipse vs. Solar Electricity (FiveThirtyEight); see also We’re on our way to a solar-powered future. Hawaii is already living there. (Grist)

What are you reading?

Do you consider the amount of federal income tax you have to pay as too high, about right or too low?

Source: Gallup

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