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Weekend Reads

A weekly curation of the themes, thoughts, and trends affecting the investment profession. Follow the feed or subscribe to the Enterprising Investor to stay current.


Weekend Reads for Investors: Slight Hangover Edition

Jason Voss, CFA, shares stories about artificial intelligence (AI) hype, the mathematics of causation, and a real Transformer, among other topics.

Weekend Reads: Fireflies, Theranos, Ritholtz Recommendations

Here in the United States, it is Memorial Day weekend, the unofficial start of summer. And that means two things: summer reading lists and fireflies, Lauren Foster writes.

Weekend Reads for Investors: From Hong Kong Edition

Jason Voss, CFA, curates articles about China's current account deficit, whether men are hardwired to take risks, lazy fund managers, and more.

Weekend Reads: Billions of Reasons to Be Yourself

Showtime’s Billions is one of the best shows on television, says Sloane Ortel, and one of its best features is Asia Kate Dillon’s portrayal of Taylor Mason.

Weekend Reads from India: Measuring Manager Skill vs. Luck

India's rapidly expanding mutual fund industry is currently undergoing momentous change, Shreenivas Kunte, CFA, reports.

Weekend Reads: Life in 2030 and a Meal in Patagonia

Have you ever stopped to think about what life will be like in 2030?

Weekend Reads: Hi Volatility Edition

Jason Voss, CFA, provides his picks for Weekend Reads for Investors. This edition features stories about volatility's return to financial markets, cracks in debt markets, and the "shocking" truth about the famous Stanley Milgram obedience experiments.

Weekend Reads: 14 Charts and No Foolin‘

If the world feels a little crazy, it's because you are paying attention, writes Sloane Ortel. But stick around. We'll try to turn it into fun.

Weekend Reads from India: Fraud, “Skin in the Game,” Nassim Taleb

The framework of investing a dollar and then earning a succession of pennies is ubiquitous. But it has limitations. A recent bank scam in India illustrates this point, writes Shreenivas Kunte, CFA.



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