Better Bubbles and Black Mondays
My Tuesday morning train reads:
- Japan’s Back, Baby (Institutional Investor)
- The Crash of ’87, From the Wall Street Players Who Lived It (Bloomberg); see also Echoes of Black Monday (Bloomberg View)
- Why, Oh Why, Can’t We Have a Decent Stock Bubble? (Wall Street Journal)
- Funds That Can Put Your Investments on a Low-Carbon Diet (New York Times); see also Americans are willing to pay $177 a year to avoid climate change (Vox)
- Google is essentially building an anti-Amazon alliance, and Target is the latest to join (Recode)
- Why Puerto Rico’s Electric Grid Stood No Chance Against Maria (FiveThirtyEight); see also Send Mitt Romney to Puerto Rico: The island needs an adviser to navigate Washington, Wall Street and an uncertain future. He’s perfect (Slate)
- The World Once Laughed at North Korean Cyberpower. No More. (New York Times)
- Electric Car vs. Winter (Mr. Money Mustache); see also Your Next Home Could Run on Batteries (Wall Street Journal)
- One person’s history of Twitter, from beginning to end (Medium)
- Gravitational Wave Astronomers Hit Mother Lode (Scientific American); see also Neutron-Star Collision Shakes Space-Time and Lights Up the Sky (Quanta Magazine)
What are you reading?
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