Uber's Dilemma and Exposing the Alt-Right
My Tuesday morning train reads:
- Investors Cloud the Crystal Ball (Bloomberg Gadfly)
- Hazards Of Individual Stocks (ETF.com); see also Only a Market of Stocks (Irrelevant Investor)
- What Fintech Can Learn from Decline and Reinvention of High-Frequency Trading (CFA Institute)
- Worrying About Risk Can Be Very Risky (A Teachable Moment) but see How News and Its Context Drive Risk and Returns around the World (SSRN)
- The Uber Dilemma (Stratechery)
- Taibbi: Is Libor, Crucial Financial Benchmark, a Lie? (Rolling Stone); see also Colas: The Dow Jones Is a Useful, If Underused, Roadmap (Bloomberg Prophets)
- Fossil fuel subsidies are a staggering $5 trillion per year (the Guardian)
- Sea Level Rise Is Speeding Up in Parts of the Southeastern U.S. (Scientific American); see also It wasn’t even a hurricane, but heavy rains flooded New Orleans as pumps faltered (Washington Post)
- Lone Twitter User Exposes Identities Of Alt-Right Protest Thugs -- The Firings Begin (Bipartisan Report)
- The Solar Eclipse vs. Solar Electricity (FiveThirtyEight); see also We’re on our way to a solar-powered future. Hawaii is already living there. (Grist)
What are you reading?
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