Pre-Marketing: BoA’s next CEO

September 13, 2011, 3:35 PM UTC

* Meet the candidates: Bank of America’s next CEO

* Buttonwood: Are business cycles becoming shorter?

* Carlos Eduardo: How investors evaluate a start-up team

* Morning Call: U.S. futures point lower, London falls early, European shares slide and the Nikkei recoups 1%.

* Fred Wilson: Don’t ignore the logged-out user

* Location war no more: Gowalla is reborn as travel and storytelling app

* Embarrassing: Arianna Huffington plays the innocent, attacks the messenger

* Small business boon? The farmers’ market revival

* Derek Thompson: The GOP alternative to Obama’s jobs bill is…

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* Tweet of the Day: @creditstrategist Laughable. Greece already defaulted. Now world is freaked out as it defaults officially.

Academia: “A modest allocation to hedge funds would improve the returns to public pension funds by approximately $13 billion annually.”

* Stat of the Day, from WaPo: “Over the past 20 years, more than 80% of the capital gains income realized in the United States has gone to 5 percent of the people; about half of all the capital gains have gone to the wealthiest 0.1%.”