Counterparties Edited by Felix Salmon & Ryan McCarthy
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It's really hard to figure out if online ads work
RT @JHWeissmann: Why we don't know if online ads work http://t.co/uRq5NOcQo3
Everyone is bad at pricing carbon
The world's largest carbon emissions market is down 40% to a record low
FactSet misinterprets facts
More trading problems for Nasdaq
Traders will pay for astrological market research
More on this MT @freakonometrics Astrology / financial traders http://t.co/nfILLS0Q and http://t.co/zKdL7oi1
Knight Capital says it lost $10 million a minute due to trading glitch
"Knight says it’s looking for strategic alternatives." What are they?
Algo accident: "technical issue" causes irregular volatility in dozens of stocks on the NYSE
More than 80% of the US equity premium is gained in the 24 hours before Fed announcements
When the Fed boosts markets merely by clearing its throat http://t.co/w3Sxi5bt
Rising prices, not increasing consumption, are driving America's soaring healthcare costs
The per-treatment prices that hospitals and doc's charges are rising faster than number of treatments, http://t.co/OfE1J4ga
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Barack Obama, market timer in chief
So Hot Right Now
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"In a data-chic world, a chief economist is the new marketing must-have"
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When bad journalism becomes a joke: the origin of "whoa, if true"
Sovereign Debt Problems
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Why Argentina's credit spreads are going down while the probability of default is going up
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The Coconut Water Wars: "Attempts at psychological point-scoring that could charitably be described as sophomoric"
Your Daily Outrage
A company loans money to U.S. soldiers and then sues them by the thousands
Paul Ryan's plan would increase poverty and cut funding for anti-poverty programs
Welfare reform "cut spending by cutting the rolls." Do we want to do the same thing to food stamps?
Remeber: super-yacht buyers are job creators
Mildly Plausible Theories
Cynk didn't fall 100% because too many people thought it would fall 100%
You don't love language if you love to police it
"The NFL's true attitude toward women has never been quite so apparent as it is now."
The NFL made a bad business decision when it decided to go easy on domestic violence
Ace Greenberg, the paper clip conservationist who oversaw the rise and collapse of Bear Stearns, dies at 86
People are corporations, too (sort of)
"For the first time, acquisitions are more appealing than I.P.O.s."
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