Saturday, November 29, 2014


This weekend, receive an extra 30% off when you buy a book on Amazon, using the promo code "HOLIDAY30". Terms and conditions:
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 Given what's happening to oil lately, you may want to consider using it on one of these books:
Mohnish Pabrai's Million-Dollar Advice For A 12-Year-Old Investor (LINK)

James Altuchar interviews Dan Ariely (LINK)

Aswath Damodaran's presentation at the CFA Conference – Numbers and Narratives: Modeling, Storytelling, and Investing [H/T ValueWalk] (LINK)

Ben Inker: Investment hell - or purgatory? (video) [H/T ValueWalk] (LINK)
Related previous post: GMO's Q3 2014 Letter
Russell Napier talks to Merryn Somerset Webb (LINK)

Barry Ritholtz interviews Lakshman Achuthan, Co-Founder & Chief Operations Officer of ECRI (audio) (LINK)

Andrew Smithers: Japan’s disappointing gross domestic product (LINK)

China has ‘wasted’ $6.8tn in investment, warn Beijing researchers (LINK)

Mark Buchanan: Has big business captured the economists? (LINK)

For Amazon, the right price isn’t always the lowest price (LINK)

A Rare Peek Into The Massive Scale of AWS [H/T The Big Picture] (LINK)

Amazon: a valuation debate (LINK)

Stoic optimism: Ryan Holiday at TEDxUChicago 2014 (video) (LINK)
Related book: The Obstacle Is the Way 
Related previous post: Stoicism quotes, thoughts, and readings