10 Friday Reads: Bubble Hunters and Military Lingo

Barry Ritholtz is a Bloomberg View columnist writing about finance, the economy and the business world. He started the Big Picture blog in 2003 and is the founder of Ritholtz Wealth Management, an asset management and financial planning firm.
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My end-of-week reading materials:

• Where should you put your money now? (CNN)

• Everything Is Amazing and Nobody Is Happy (Motley Fool), see also What a 241 year-old Dutch credit crisis tells us about market optimism (Quartz)

• Shiller/Gundlach: Two Bubble Hunters Size Up the World (Barron's)

• Renminbi trade finance: less than meets the eye (FT.com), see also Euro displays uncommon strength (WSJ)

• Unemployment Won't Hit 6.5% Until 2015, Fed Research Suggests (WSJ)

• On the World's Roads, More American Wheels (NY Times), see also Would You Rather Have Brazil's Economic Problems or America's? (Harvard Business Review)

• 401(k)s tweak fees for investors. You may soon be paying more -- or less. (WSJ)

• Long-term unemployment is still at its highest levels since World War II (Wonkblog), see also No, a $15-Hour Fast Food Wage Isn't Crazy (Daily Beast)

• Sentient code: An inside look at Stephen Wolfram's utterly new, insanely ambitious computational paradigm (Venture Beat)

• U.S. Military Lingo: The (Almost) Definitive Guide (NPR)

What are you reading?

U.S. Oil Prices Fall Sharply as Glut Forms on Gulf Coast

Source: WSJ

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