What We’re Reading – Week of 01/27/2017

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

NB: ($) denotes subscription site.



The battle between speculators and “real money” over the future path of bond prices is raging.

Article via Bloomberg


High uncertainty about Trump’s policies haven’t translated into increases in expected volatility for the stock market (yet).

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


How to read financial news headlines.

Blog post by Ben Carlson


Fortune provides a look at what 3G is doing with Kraft.

Article via Fortune


Are multinational companies in retreat?

Article via The Economist ($)


Murdoch & Sons:  The FT explores the future of Rupert Murdoch’s business empire.

Article via Financial Times ($)


Death by 1,000 cuts: the demise of retailing in America.

Blog post by Danielle DiMartino Booth