What We’re Reading – Week of 07/05/2019

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

NB: ($) denotes subscription site.


Suburbs are growing again as millennials discover their charm.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


Vox has a detailed look at Walmart’s efforts to catch Amazon in e-commerce.

Article via Vox


The yield curve isn’t the only thing that is inverted. Private equity multiples are exceeding public company multiples.  Illiquid businesses with less transparency should trade at a premium, right?

Article via Bain


The economic expansion is now the longest on record.

Article via Financial Times ($)


China is a tough consumer to replace for soybean farmers.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)