What We’re Reading – Week of 02/09/2018

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

NB: ($) denotes subscription site.


How Wall Street’s favorite trade, short volatility, went south overnight.

Article via Bloomberg


The Canadian provinces of Alberta and British Columbia started a trade war in the dispute over the expansion of Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain Pipeline.

Article via the Financial Post


Samsung had outsized influence on bringing the Olympics to South Korea.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


Is WeWork the  future of work or just an overvalued landlord?

Article via The Atlantic