The weekend is nigh!
• Payrolls in U.S. Rise Most Since 2012, Unemployment at 6.3% (Bloomberg)
• As the Fed Tapers Its Treasury Purchases, Other Central Banks Step In (Institutional Investor) see also Treasuries Irresistible to America’s Banks Awash in Cash (Bloomberg)
• Mental Model: Complex Adaptive Systems (Farnam Street)
• No One Cares About Economic Data Anymore. That’s Good News. (NY Times) see also The Jobs Numbers Are Wrong, But Don’t Blame Obama’s ‘Chicago Guys’ (FiveThirtyEight)
• What if the Stock Market Were a Bond? Crossing Wall Street (Crossing Wall Street) see also Efficient Markets & Economists as “Traders” (Pragmatic Capitalism)
• Why some M.B.A. students are reading Plato and Kant (WSJ)
• Republicans don’t love their candidates. But they are going to vote for them sanyway. (The Fix) see also Home-grown scandals (Washington Post)
• 10 Things Highly Intuitive People Do Differently, by Carolyn Gregoire (Daily Good)
• A Corporate Paean to Frank Lloyd Wright (NY Times)
• 36 maps that will make you see the world in completely new ways (Matador Network)
What are you doing this weekend?
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