Weekend Reading: Bubbles, Dollar, Real Estate, etc.

Some links from my weekly Weekend Reading column over at TheStreet.

  • M&A to see serious uptick in 2010 (IDD)
  • Iran claims an Iraq oil field it siezed (NYT)
  • Asset Bubbles and Market Crises (JoI)
  • The perils of the world economy’s Great Stabilisation (The Economist)
  • Credit Derivatives Are Not ‘Insurance’ (SSRN)
  • The Great Depression Analogy (NBER)
  • Lessons from the Great American Real Estate Boom and Bust of the 1920s (NBER)
  • Bullish dollar ETF assets shoot up (WSJ)
  • Sizzling Shanghai real estate markets defies tax, bubble concerns (Bloomberg)