August 2011

Sunday, 28 August 2011

HFT Killed the EMini

Nanex: "We can't understand why this is allowed to continue, because at the core, it is pure manipulation."

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Thursday, 25 August 2011

Human Activity Can Cause Earthquakes

The Big Picture

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Tuesday, 23 August 2011

HP’s decade-long departure

asymco: "All failures of strategy are rooted in the assumption that outcomes are predictable."

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Tuesday, 9 August 2011

Some Advice for Democrats

NYTimes.com: "Why would you compromise with a party that won’t actually fight for the revenues required to pay for the programs it claims to want to protect?"

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What Happened to Obama’s Passion?

NYTimes.com: "This statement is far more consistent with what many economists are saying publicly — and what investors apparently believe, as evident in the nosedive the stock market took after the president and Congress “saved” the economy."

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Saturday, 6 August 2011

Washington’s appetite for self-destruction

FT.com: "We now also understand that the US is not going to make meaningful investments in its economic future."

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