Countertrends, Curses and Controversies
My morning train reads:
- Corporate America Is Having Its Best Earnings Season in 13 Years (Bloomberg)
- The Incredible Shrinking Sears (New York Times)
- Curse of 2017: Since 1887, in years ending in 7, the market has swooned. Is history repeating? (Barron’s)
- Banking’s Lost Decade (Bloomberg Gadfly)
- Countertrend (the Reformed Broker)
- The Greatest Mystery Finally Solved: Who Makes Trader Joe’s Snacks? (Eater)
- Back to the land: how sanctions transformed Russian farming (Financial Times)
- Sebastian Gorka, the West Wing’s Phony Foreign-Policy Guru (Rolling Stone)
- How to Make Your House a Smart Home (New York Times)
- What the Google Controversy Misses: The Business Case for Diversity (Wall Street Journal)
Be sure to check out our Masters in Business interview with Matt Wallaert, a behavioral scientist and former director at Microsoft Ventures who works at the intersection of technology and human behavior.
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