Sneak Peek at Weekend Reading

Here is a sneak peek at some links from my weekly Weekend Reading column over at The

  • Inside southwest Florida’s real estate market where everything has stopped dead  (Boston Globe)
  • Productivity growth going forward looks like a return to trend, but lower than the last decade (FRB)
  • Silicon Valley is off the political radar: that’s gotta be good (EE Times)
  • Fascinating look at long-run real estate prices via Dutch data (Reuters)
  • Rogue-hit Société Générale just won equity derivatives house of the year (Risk)
  • America’s 25 Fastest-Growing Tech Companies (Forbes)
  • Was Elevation Partners investment in Palm among the worst in recent memory? (Tech Confidential)
  • Wildly bearish stuff from Royal Dutch on future oil supplies (Reuters)
  • A plethora of European hedge funds are in crisis and halting redemptions (Times Online)