The Diff - Money, Credit, Trust, and FTX

Older messages

Longreads + Open Thread

Saturday, November 12, 2022

Philosophy; Pay; Economics; A/B Testing; ByteDance; War; Oil ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Kroger / Albertsons: Buying Data in Bulk

Monday, November 7, 2022

Plus! Meme Shorts in Crypto; Unfiring; Will Expensive Food Cause Expensive Food?; The Outrage Cycle; Stability and Financial Repression; Diff Jobs ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Longreads + Open Thread

Saturday, November 5, 2022

Cybernetics; Thermometers; Scams; Media; Publishing; Paper Belt ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Is Mental Math Part of the Current Meta?

Monday, October 31, 2022

Plus! Diseconomies of Scale; Licensing; Inflation; Normalization; Ads: Content and Context; Diff Jobs ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Longreads + Open Thread

Saturday, October 29, 2022

AI and Value Capture; AI and Advertising; Huawei; China's Chips; Money Laundering; Loans ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

🏠 House prices are dropping

Thursday, December 1, 2022

Salesforce's good results didn't stop shares dipping | House prices kept on slipping | TOGETHER WITH Hi Reader, here's what you need to know for December 2nd in 3:13 minutes. ❷ Two days

Powell’s double-edged sword

Thursday, December 1, 2022

Bloomberg Evening Briefing View in browser Bloomberg A measure of US inflation that Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell seems to consider an important signpost showed a slowdown last month, the latest

Xi is out of options

Thursday, December 1, 2022

Plus: Inside celebrity divorces, and interior design secrets. View in browser Subscribe Only fascinating stories Nicholas Carlson, December 1, 2022 Hello, Insiders. Earlier this week, Merriam-Webster

Wall Street: SBF takes blame, denies fraud

Thursday, December 1, 2022

The latest in finance. View in browser INSIDER INSIDER Subscribe 10 THINGS ON WALL STREET Hello! Dan DeFrancesco checking in on this brisk NYC morning. Today we've got stories on more layoffs in

[New post] UK productivity puzzle – a production network perspective

Thursday, December 1, 2022

BankUnderground posted: " Marko Melolinna Input/output networks are important in propagating shocks in an economy. For understanding the aggregate effects of shocks, it is useful to know which

Fat bags of cash

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Bloomberg Evening Briefing View in browser Bloomberg Proposals to rein in corporate America's galaxy-sized profits may be easy for C-suite executives sitting on fat bags of cash to dismiss, but

🥗 Klarna’s on a crash diet

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Klarna's determined to put its losses behind it | Covid played havoc with Chinese business | TOGETHER WITH Hi Reader, here's what you need to know for December 1st in 3:07 minutes. 🌳 Let's

Issue #171: All I want for Christmas is to not get scammed

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

plus DJ Khaled's new toilets + cats with jobs ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌

Secret 9/11 memo

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Plus: Musk's accidental firings, and the truth about clothing sizes. View in browser Subscribe Only fascinating stories Nicholas Carlson, November 30, 2022 Hello, Insiders. I'm just going to

Wall Street: The new-age consultants

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

The latest in finance. View in browser INSIDER INSIDER Subscribe 10 THINGS ON WALL STREET Happy hump day! It's Dan DeFrancesco checking in from the proud owners of second place of Group B in the