What We’re Reading – Week of 01/17/2020

Below you will find the articles on economics, investing, and finance that we found most interesting for the week.

NB: ($) denotes subscription site.


Drug makers test new ways to pay for six-figure treatments.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


Family businesses consider selling before the election can impact their tax rates.

Article via Bloomberg ($)


The FT looks at the economic costs of a declining population.

Article via Financial Times ($)


The Economist profiles David Calhoun, Boeing’s new CEO and “the last GE man.”

Article via The Economist ($)


Are low interest rates a recent thing or just part of a trend since the 14th century? The Bank of England investigates.

Working Paper via The Bank of England