What We’re Reading – Week of 04/20/2018

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

NB: ($) denotes subscription site.


Wall Street is the land of second and third chances as the case of Mike Novogratz demonstrates.

Article via New Yorker ($)


Big banks get back into subprime via lending to the shadow banking system.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


How a volatility virus infected the markets (and led to the correction).

Article via Financial Times ($)


The opportunity to reduce government debt has been wasted.

Article via Financial Times ($)


If you think Facebook spies on people, meet Palantir.

Article via Bloomberg