Below you will find the articles on economics, investing, and finance that we found most interesting for the week.
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Now even Texans outside of Fort Worth have a reason to thank Sid Bass. He saved Blue Bell ice cream with a cash infusion this week.
Uber plays tough. How the company conquered City Hall in Portland.
The search for ever cheaper labor brings fashion companies to Africa.
Mexico presses ahead with its push to privatize energy assets despite volatility in the global energy markets.
Mobileye offers an alternative to Google’s vision for driverless cars.
The government is significantly outgunned by hackers in its efforts to protect its data according to an investigation by the FT.