What We’re Reading – Week of 05/06/2016

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

NB: ($) denotes subscription site.


Learn Larry Page’s Alphabet.

Article via Fast Company


The rise of the robots is upon us.

Article via Financial Times ($)


The World Bank published a paper on climate change, its contribution to water scarcity, and the resulting impact on the global economy.

Working Paper by The World Bank


Marketplace solves one of the world’s great mysteries.  Why are there so many mattress stores and why are they all next to each other?

Article via Marketplace


Can a simple pill cure fear (and PTSD)?

Article via New Republic