What We’re Reading – Week of 05/31/2019

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

NB: ($) denotes subscription site.


High yield municipal bonds are hot as investors reach for yield.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


Kraft Heinz ate its seed corn by slashing research and development costs too much.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


Is Italy about to do a replay of the Greek debt crisis only on a bigger scale?

Article via Fortune


Due to excessive rains, U.S. farmers will leave a record number of acres unplanted this year.

Article via Bloomberg


Will climate change fuel wars?

Article via The Economist ($)