What We’re Reading 12-9-11

Bill Miller had a great run. But did his investors?, Allan Sloan, Fortune

The ‘Financial Repression’ Trap, Kevin Warsh, The Wall Street Journal

The Economic and Employment Contributions of Shale Gas in the US, IHS

Tax Rates, Inequality and the 1%, Alan Reynolds, The Wall Street Journal

How to break up a monetary union(PDF), Donovan et. al, UBS Investment Research

Absolute Certainty Is Not Scientific, Daniel B. Botkin, The Wall Street Journal

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Free Lunch Alert

The Wall Street Journal did a piece on troubled stockbrokers this week. It shows how certain areas of the country are loaded with brokers that prey on the elderly. They offer a free lunch or dinner … [Read More...]

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The Power of a Strong Dollar

With dollar strength comes low oil prices and low inflation, spurring what could become a strong consumer spending season this winter (ex. fuels). Gasoline prices have dropped considerably and … [Read More...]