Threats, Risks, Feuds and Forecasts
(Bloomberg View) -- Start your week off bigly with our 4.3 percent unemployment rate morning train reads:
- Top Risks 2017: No. 1 is an “Independent America” (Eurasia Group)
- Do Optimists or Pessimists Manage Their Money Better? (Yahoo Finance)
- A Disciplined Hand Defies the Urge to Cut Losses: Wesley Gray’s Alpha Architect is an upstart active investment manager that tripled its assets last year (Wall Street Journal)
- The Incredible Shrinking Consumer: The Surprising Threat to the American Economy (Barron’s)
- Trump Can’t Stop Corporate America From Fighting Climate Change (Slate) but see The Paris Catastrophe (New York Review of Books)
- Where are all the space hotels? Why smart people make terrible forecasts. (Christian Science Monitor)
- The ultra-rich are hiding way more money overseas than anyone realized (Wonkblog)
- The Radial Tire Lesson for Silicon Valley (Wall Street Journal)
- #Fakenews: Sorry, a Time Magazine Cover Did Not Predict a Coming Ice Age (Time)
- I’m Just Here For The Rihanna-Kevin Durant Feud (Deadspin)
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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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