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Snowflake, Revisited

Monday, October 24, 2022

Plus! Microsoft's Antitrust Edge; The Free Time Dividend; Feedback Loops; The News Business; Ending the Traffic Jam; Diff Jobs ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Longreads + Open Thread

Saturday, October 22, 2022

Biased Coins; Baby Booms; McKinsey; Collusion-by-Software; Boards; Chips ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

The Rise of Single-Result Search Products

Monday, October 17, 2022

Plus! Mango Manipulation; The Other Emerging Labor Shortage; China's Labor Shortage; Unspinning; Bad News; Diff Jobs ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Longreads + Open Thread

Saturday, October 15, 2022

Timing; High-Speed Rail; Compatibility; Banking; Velocity; Grocery; Resets ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Newsletter Economics in 2022

Monday, October 10, 2022

Plus! Dogfooding the Metaverse; Distribution; Rebundling; Negative Yields; The Labor Shortage Continues ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

The bubbles shrink

Friday, December 9, 2022

Bloomberg Evening Briefing View in browser Bloomberg When it comes to bringing down inflation, the US Federal Reserve is like an A380 pilot on approach in a tricky crosswind, the runway fence lined

📊 This is how Howard Marks is investing

Thursday, December 8, 2022

Exxon announced plans to up spending on oil and gas | Cities drove twenty-first-century growth | TOGETHER WITH Hi Reader, here's what you need to know for December 9th in 3:13 minutes. 🎬 All good

How to fall off a cruise ship and live

Thursday, December 8, 2022

Plus: Work from Bali, and Brittney Griner released. View in browser Subscribe Only fascinating stories Nicholas Carlson, December 8, 2022 Hello, Insiders. Our investigations team spent months and

Wall Street: Taylor Swift shakes off FTX

Thursday, December 8, 2022

The latest in finance. View in browser INSIDER INSIDER Subscribe 10 THINGS ON WALL STREET Hiya! Dan DeFrancesco in NYC, but mentally I'm in the premium suites at Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville

[New post] Do larger bond trades cost more to execute?

Thursday, December 8, 2022

BankUnderground posted: " Gábor Pintér Are larger trades more or less expensive to execute in bond markets than smaller trades? This is an old and unsettled question in the literature on financial

FinTech Weekly Issue #393 - Business Partnerships & Inclusivity

Thursday, December 8, 2022

Issue #393 - Business Partnerships & Inclusivity 2022-12-08 The past week was full of news in the fintech sector. New partnerships, new services, emerging markets and higher investments can make

🇨🇳 Here’s why China pivoted

Wednesday, December 7, 2022

China finally relaxed its Covid restrictions | Vale is breaking out its base metals business | TOGETHER WITH Hi Reader, here's what you need to know for December 8th in 3:03 minutes. 💸 Beyoncé x

Upending elections

Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Bloomberg Evening Briefing View in browser Bloomberg The US Supreme Court appeared split during oral arguments over a case that could fundamentally alter federal elections. The case, Moore v Harper,

Take two, with fixed links: ⛅ What About 2022 Was Hopeful?

Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Plus, a new case for reparations, WTF FTX, & a reminder to put a little respect on your cal. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Portfolio Not Doing So Well? Maybe Take Social Security Instead

Wednesday, December 7, 2022

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