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$1 Trillion Worth of Risky Loans Packaged Into Highly-Rated Securities is not the End of the World

Monday, May 16, 2022

Plus! Diff Jobs, Netflix's Explore/Exploit Strategy; EVs and Platforms; Third-Party Sellers; An Entrepreneurial Country ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Longreads + Open Thread

Saturday, May 14, 2022

Housing, Chips, Books, Yandex, Hedge Funds, Bonds ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Buy Now, Pain Later?

Monday, May 9, 2022

Plus! TikTok; Factors; Replacing Passwords, and a Big Tech Truce; Solve for the Disequilibrium ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Longreads + Open Thread

Saturday, May 7, 2022

Uber, Arbs, Memorization, Misconceptions, Dashboards, Toyota, Cars ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Cars Manufacture the Modern Middle Class

Monday, May 2, 2022

Plus! Not Enough Housing; Durable Network Effects; VPN Integration; Reserve Currency Problems; Movies ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

This Dermatologist-Tested Sunscreen Sells Every Three Minutes

Friday, April 22, 2022

Real Simple Shopping Found: Dainty Jewelry Mom Will Actually Want This Mother's Day Shop Now » Universal Standard Just Restocked Its Best-Selling Linen Collection—and It's Bound to Sell Out

Trump knew

Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Bloomberg Evening Briefing View in browser Bloomberg A former White House aide testified before Congress that in the run-up to Jan. 6, 2021, Donald Trump's closest deputy confided in her that “real

🧘‍♀️ US banks breathe in... breathe out...

Tuesday, June 28, 2022

So long, farewell, do svidaniya, goodbye | US banks are so relaxed | Finimize Hi Reader, here's what you need to know for June 29th in 3:12 minutes. 🇺🇸 There's so much to know about the near-

Opinionated: What We Can Do Beyond Voting

Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Plus, the economic case for abortion access. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Is It Safe to Retire in a Bear Market?

Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Also: Roe v. Wade Overturned: 12 Ways Abortion Bans Will Hurt Americans Financially ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌

Why so many lawyers hate their jobs

Tuesday, June 28, 2022

When Tracy H. graduated from an elite liberal-arts college Read on Insider.com INSIDER INSIDER Subscribe INSIDER FEATURED ARTICLE LAW 'Widespread misery': Why so many lawyers hate their jobs —

The truth behind America's labor shortage: We're not ready to rethink who is a good worker

Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Employers are still complaining that they can't find enough workers. Experts say they're discriminating against a valuable pool of willing candidates. View in browser Business Insider Business

Wall Street: Crypto billionaire eyes Robinhood

Tuesday, June 28, 2022

The latest in finance. View in browser INSIDER INSIDER Subscribe 10 THINGS ON WALL STREET Hi, Aaron Weinman here. Sam Bankman-Fried, the crypto billionaire who's known to get by with four-hours

The Daily StockTips Newsletter 06.28.2022

Tuesday, June 28, 2022

I've Screened the Market for what I Consider the Best, Safest, & Most RELIABLE Profit Opportunities! (Published 7:30 AM ET MON-FRI) ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

The Strange Underground Economy Of Tree Poaching

Tuesday, June 28, 2022

A new book dives deep into the fascinating criminal world of tree theft and the efforts to combat it. View this email online Planet Money Tree Thieves by Greg Rosalsky NOTE: This is Part Two of a two-

This time it’s religion

Monday, June 27, 2022

Bloomberg Evening Briefing View in browser Bloomberg Since Friday, the US Supreme Court has been under withering fire from many quarters (and many countries) for its leap to the right on guns and