MUST READS
JP Morgan ‘may pay record $13bn fine’ – BBC
JPMorgan Said to Reach Record $13B Settlement – Bloomberg
There Will Be No $24B Economic Loss From the Shutdown – RCM
One insurer’s view of Obamacare – Washington Post
Obamacare Tech Fail May Do What the GOP Couldn’t – Fiscal Times
Critiques of the Greenspan FED and the Housing Bubble – Econospeak
Alan Greenspan still thinks he’s right – Washington Post
Yes, Economics Is a Science – NY Times
Stop this pretence – economics is not science – Telegraph
Did Monetary Policy Cause the Recovery? – Hussman Funds
The China-Debt Syndrome – Krugman, NY Times
Terminal Phases – Noland, Prudent Bear

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MARKETS/INVESTING
Stocks poised to build on gains – CNN/Money
Fed taper delay talk buoys shares, markets await data rush – Reuters
What coming correction? No rush to cash among ultrawealthy – CNBC
BIITS Replacing BRICs as Emerging Markets No Longer Blanket Buy – Bloomberg
Lessons of the 1987 Stock Market Crash, on Its 26th Anniversary – 24/7 Wall Street
Treasuries Losing Cachet; Foreign Demand Weakest Since 2001 – Bloomberg
Dollar inches higher but may soon fall back – MarketWatch
The Myth of the Successful Money Manager – Daily Infographic
Gold hovers above $1,300 on U.S. stimulus bet – Reuters
National Debt Over $17 Trillion – Up $328 Billion In A Single Day – GoldCore
Gold and Silver – Back Story vs Charts; Charts Are Superior – GoldSilverWorlds

ECONOMY/WORLD/HOUSING/BANKING
Get ready for Payrolls Tuesday – MarketWatch
Survey: US economists upbeat on economic growth – CNBC
Japan Posts Trade Deficit for Record 15th Month – WSJ
Why China Wants To Dump the Dollar – Testosterone Pit
S Korea, Malaysia sign US$4.7b currency swap deal – CNA
Lessons from the 1920s and the Gold Standard – Naked Capitalism
London house prices jump by £50,000 in a month – Guardian
Buyers finding fewer affordable homes in South Florida – Sun Sentinel
Housing bubble fully reflated in Irvine, California – OC Housing News
The effects of the Fed’s large-scale asset purchases – Econbrowser
The Nobel Laureates on equity bubbles – Financial Times
For big banks, breaking up is hard to do – MarketWatch