Sneak Peek at Weekend Reading

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

  • The commodities boom means giant tires are crazy scarce (BusinessWeek)
  • High oil prices has California experiencing a mini oil boom (S.F. Chronicle)
  • Among Greenspan critics, one voice stands out (Globe & Mail)
  • George Soros is back to playing gloomy financial prophet again  (New York Times)
  • Tomorrow’s emerging markets: Africa and the Middle East (Washington Post)
  • Barron’s has good Jim Rogers interview (Barron’s)
  • Michael Lewis on the rise and rise of analyst Meredith Whitney  (
  • Callable notes next credit market to turn south (