What We’re Reading – Week of 02/03/2017

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

NB: ($) denotes subscription site.



Want cheaper, more environmentally friendly jeans?  Try GMO cotton.

Op-Ed via Wall Street Journal ($)


Robo-advisor Betterment decides customers do really want someone to talk to after all.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


The story of Michael Jackson and his estate offer a glimpse at the value good advisors can offer celebrities (or anyone for that matter).

Article via Bloomberg


The Fed feels the political heat as Republicans assert control of Congress.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


We’re all contractors now: the end of employees.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)