What We’re Reading – Week of 02/24/2017

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

NB: ($) denotes subscription site.


Two-thirds of American workers aren’t saving for retirement. 

Article via Bloomberg


One place where technology hasn’t improved productivity: behind the wheel.  Smartphone distraction drives up incidents and insurance rates.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


Infrastructure investment can generate high returns.  Will someone send governments the memo?

Article via Bloomberg


Clean energy is disrupting traditional grids and it could be unsustainable.

Article via The Economist ($)


The man who broke Ticketmaster and why you can never get good seats yourself.

Article via Vice


Craig Venter (the first person to map the entire human genome) takes on longevity.

Article via Forbes