Friday, November 4, 2016


Stan Lipsey, longtime News publisher and community leader, dies [H/T Linc] (LINK)

Warren Buffett's Clayton Homes snags top Kansas City, MO builder Summit Custom Homes [H/T Linc] (LINK)

Latticework of Mental Models: Ludic Fallacy (LINK)

Big Hit on Drug Stocks Caps $26 Billion Decline for John Paulson (LINK)

Sebastian Mallaby’s biography of Alan Greenspan - by Ben Bernanke [H/T Barry Ritholtz] (LINK)
Related book: The Man Who Knew: The Life and Times of Alan Greenspan - by Sebastian Mallaby
Hank Paulson: "It’s the People Skills that Matter" (video) [H/T ValueWalk] (LINK)
"Getting anything done requires working with others. It’s all about interpersonal relationships," shared Henry "Hank" Paulson, 74th Secretary of the Treasury and Founder & Chairman, Paulson Institute. During his View From The Top talk on Thursday, October 27, 2016, Paulson shared life and career advice with Stanford GSB students as well as discussed his experience leading during the financial crisis. 
Five Good Questions for Jeff Gramm about his book Dear Chairman: Boardroom Battles and the Rise of Shareholder Activism (video) (LINK)

Four Things I Learned from the Book “What I Learned Losing a Million Dollars” - by Morgan Housel (LINK)
Related book: What I Learned Losing a Million Dollars 
Related previous posts (excerpts): 1) Quote (on success, failure); 2) Risk, Exposure, and Probability; 3) Speculating and planning...; 4) Analysis and rules... [This one is especially good, and can be applied to all types of investing philosophies.]
Exponent podcast: Episode 094 — Should Apple Buy Netflix? (LINK)