naked capitalism: Links 2/11/13


naked capitalism: Links 2/11/13

news.yc Popular: The world runs on Excel, and we should be afraid

Leigh Caldwell: Good summary of why Excel is so amazing and yet (in fact, therefore) so dangerous.

Alexis C. Madrigal: The business world runs on Excel, which should scare you.

felix salmon: James Kwak on the invidiousness of Exceln

Paul Kedrosky: RT @briantimoney: Excel is robust. The spreadsheets people create with it are incredibly fragile. ht @i2pi

Adrian Monck: Spreadsheet trouble #finance