Good Reading

December 22, 2010

 Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!




Facts and Figures

  1. There are about 8,000 banks in the U.S. with a total of roughly $12 trillion in assets. The four largest banks (BAC, JPM, C, and WFC) now control a combined $7.68 trillion. Including the next two banks/broke...

June 18, 2010

 Happy reading and happy Friday. 





  1. If you liked Jared Diamond's books like I did, you'll probably like "The Rational Optimist" too. Interesting article referencing it here. Another one pasted at the very bottom ("Humans: Why They Triumphed").


April 16, 2010

Happy Friday.





  1.  "No Credit" -- a favorable profile of Tim Geithner and his policies aimed at forestalling financial Armageddon. Love him or hate him, least it's at least refreshing to read about a human being in Washington willing to consider difficult but...

October 29, 2009

Shorter list, but more editorial commentary (sorry). Hope everyone is doing well.  - Phil



  1. "Liquor Before Beer, in the Clear" -- David Einhorn's speech at the Value Investing Congress. I don't agree with 100% of the content, but as usual there is some...

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This is a collection of books, articles and other "good reading" I've found. Most of it relates to investing but there is plenty of general interest stuff too. For broken or missing links and attachments please email me. 


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