What We’re Reading – Week of 07/23/2021

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

NB: ($) denotes subscription site.


Has a long-delayed reckoning arrives for China’s Evergrande?

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


Saudi energy minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman plans to drill “every last molecule.”

Article via Bloomberg ($)


The noncompete clause gets a closer look from the FTC.  How have we gotten to the point where entry-level employees must sign noncompetes?

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


Google’s DeepMind has mastered predicting the structure of proteins and recently published more details about how it works.  “The applications are limited only by our imaginations.”

Article via Financial Times ($)