Ritholtz's Reads: Disruption, Cheap Phones and Telling Stories

(Bloomberg View) -- My “It's only Wednesday? Really!?” morning train reads:

  • Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s email to employees (Electrek); see also The Half-Life of Danger: The Truth Behind the Tesla Model X Crash (the Drive)
  • The II300: How the Largest Asset Managers Are Bracing for Disruption (Institutional Investor)
  • The Limits of Modern Portfolio Theory (Barron’s)
  • The 25 Highest-Earning Hedge Fund Managers and Traders (Forbes)
  • In the Land of the Lost (Of Dollars And Data)
  • Debunking “But Bitcoin is like the early Internet!” (David Gerard); see also The Bitcoin Standard -- a critical review (Coppola Comment)
  • Technical Experts Need to Get Better at Telling Stories (Harvard Business Review)
  • The Ultra-Cheap Phones Even iPhone Users Will Crave (Wall Street Journal)
  • Netflix’s ballooning original content bill isn’t scaring investors (Quartz)
  • Public goods are REALLY good: Thousands of years later, the Roman roads are still paying dividends (BoingBoing)

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Ritholtz's Reads: Disruption, Cheap Phones and Telling Stories

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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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