Time Travelers and the Death of the NFL
(Bloomberg View) -- My end-of-week morning train reads:
- I am a time traveler from the future, here to beg you to stop what you are doing (Reddit)
- Amazon is so good at keeping prices low, it’s changed how economists think about inflation (Quartz)
- Are Stocks Too Expensive? (Charles Schwab)
- Robots will destroy our jobs -- and we’re not ready for it (the Guardian) but see So Long As There Are Wants and Needs, There Will Be Jobs (RealClearMarkets)
- How Hedge Funds Hurt Puerto Rico (Institutional Investor)
- The NFL Is Dying; Here’s Why (Weekly Standard)
- Electricity Prices Plummet as Gas, Wind Gain Traction and Demand Stalls (Wall Street Journal)
- Scientists just discovered the mother lode of pterosaur eggs, and they are over the moon (Washington Post)
- Where Macy’s Came From (Bloomberg); see also Why These Retailers Had Shorter Lines This Black Friday (Barron’s)
- The Tree That Rocked The Music Industry (NPR)
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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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