Ritholtz's Reads

Borrowers, Bourdain and Alex Jones

Here are your weekend reads.

The weekend is here! Pour yourself a mug of coffee, grab a seat by the window, and get ready for our longer-form weekend reads:

• Revenge of the Humans: How Discretionary Managers Can Crush Systematics (LinkedIn)

• Meet the Woman Who Turned Anthony Bourdain into a TV Star (Vice)

• How to Predict If a Borrower Will Pay You Back (Science of Us)

• The Perfect Monster ETF Trade Just Played Out (ETF.com)

• Is the Gig Economy Working? (New Yorker)see alsoThe Gig Economy Celebrates Working Yourself to Death (New Yorker)

• The Danish Politician Who Makes Corporate America Tremble (Bloomberg Businessweek)

• The great British Brexit robbery: how our democracy was hijacked (The Guardian)

• Sales executive for opioid maker was addicted to the drug he promoted (Stat)

• The Hunted: in parts of southern Africa, people with albinism are killed or sold by traffickers. (New York Times)

• Alex Jones Will Never Stop Being Alex Jones (Buzzfeed)

Be sure to check out our Masters in Business interview this weekend with L.A. Laker Byron Scott and  McKesson & Deer Park Spring Water Chief Executive Officer Charles Norris, discussing leadership in business and sports.

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Source: Bloomberg


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