Wednesday, March 25, 2015


3G Capital, Berkshire to Buy Kraft, Merge It With Heinz (video) (LINK)

Warren Buffett was also on CNBC discussing the deal, HERE, HERE, HERE, and HERE.

ValueWalk with more excerpts from the Baupost Group 2014 Letter (LINK)

Farnam Street - Mental Models: The Mind’s Search Algorithm (LINK)
Related book: Diaminds: Decoding the Mental Habits of Successful Thinkers
Giverny Capital's 2014 Annual Letter to Partners [H/T ValueWalk] (LINK)

Andrew Smithers: Pity the Poor Fed (LINK)

John Kay: Must we endure excessive drug prices to encourage pharmaceutical R&D? (LINK)

Chris Pavese posts on Sam Walton's Rules for Building a Business (LINK)
Related book: Sam Walton: Made In America
The Brooklyn Investor on Markel Ventures (LINK)

Bill Gates: 6 Books I Recommended for TED 2015 (LINK)
The books: 
Business Adventures 
The Bully Pulpit [The Audible version is also read by one of my favorite narrators.] 
On Immunity 
Making the Modern World 
How Asia Works 
How to Lie with Statistics