Linkfest:Aug 29,2013

Some stuff that I am reading today morning:

Rupee posts biggest one day fall in 20 years (Mint)

The difference between Narasimha Rao and Manmohan Singh (ET)

Why Chidu’s 10 point plan will be a flop (Firstpost)

B-schools, reinvent yourselves (BL)

Michael Mauboussin on crowded trades (TRB)

Isaac Asimov’s 1964 predictions for 2014 (Climateer)

Bill Ackman loses about 410 Million $ on JC Penney (Bloomberg)

3 Fallout predictions from the Syrian Civil War (DailyReckoning)

Gold back in bull market territory (WSJ)

Its Rahul Gandhi Vs The Congress (Rediff)


Linkfest:Aug 28,2013

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

Investors prove selective in latest EM selloff (WSJ)

The Fed and the emerging markets peril (Bloomberg)

Food Bill is the biggest mistake India has made (Firstpost)

Currency collapse confounds India Inc (ET)

Property prices plunge in 22 major cities (BS)

The toughest conversation ever (Mint)

The goal that changed corporate America (WP)

The Empire’s next effort to extract your wealth (DailyReckoning)

The truth about disruption (TechCrunch)

Raj Ratnam has a manservant in prison (NYPost)


Linkfest:Aug 27, 2013

Some stuff that I am reading today morning:

Lok Sabha passes Food Security Bill (Firstpost)

NSEL’s licence in Maharashtra was suspended in Dec (Mint)

The irony of India’s economy crisis (RuchirSharma)

Indian bank profits to fall to 5 year low (Bloomberg)

Steve Ballmer and the innovator’s curse (Asymco)

How to get safe and sound returns (BL)

France is heading for the biggest train wreck in Europe (BI)

What happens when you tell Indians to stop buying gold (DailyReckoning)

Web18 of Network18 to shut down web properties (Moneylife)

Obituary:Muriel Siebert (NYTimes)



Linkfest:Aug 26, 2013

Some stuff I am reading today morning:

Falling sales,farmer protests may derail Maruti’s Gujarat plans (ET)

Has RBI given up on the rupee? (Mint)

NSEL scam bigger than Harshad Mehta,Ketan Parekh (BL)

Six Opportunities Steve Ballmer missed at Microsoft (Bloomberg)

Will fear beget more fear? (DashOfInsight)

Why Steve Ballmer failed (NewYorker)

Nassim Taleb’s 5 Ways to have a great day (BI)

Star Stock pickers harder than ever to find (IndexUniverse)

Momentum as an investment strategy (RA)

Content economics on the web (Felix)


Linkfest:Aug 23,2013

Some stuff that I am reading today morning:

Fitch warns of rating downgrade (ET)

Ayodhya emerges as ground zero of UP politics (Mint)

A Haryana farmer has outdone Warren Buffett (BS)

I-T raids NSEL and its defaulters (Moneycontrol)

Anil Ambani testifies in 2G scam case (WSJ)

Hedge funds,pensions and the seeds of change (InstitutionalInvestor)

Superstition (Mediacrooks)

Demography is destiny, hold on to your wallet (DailyReckoning)

10 Mega trends that make the super rich richer (MarketWatch)

Investors view emerging markets with jaundiced eyes (El-Arian)