What We’re Reading – Week of 03/12/2021

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

NB: ($) denotes subscription site.


Bloomberg takes an inside look at the SPAC bubble.

Article via Bloomberg ($)


Saudi Arabia puts pressure on multi-nationals to relocate their regional headquarters there or miss out on government contracts.

Article via Financial Times ($)


How do the vaccines approved by the FDA compare?  The Atlantic takes a look.

Article via The Atlantic


The implications of the snowstorm in Texas are far-reaching.  Samsung’s fab is still shut down weeks later and may exacerbate global chip shortages.

Article via ExtremeTech


Google plans to disrupt the college degree with its certification programs.

Article via Inc.


Pension consultants are beginning to recommend that clients shift to active from passive investment management.

Article via Financial Times ($)