What We’re Reading – Week of 08/20/2021

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

NB: ($) denotes subscription site.


Everything old is new again. Amazon plans to open department stores.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


Jack Ma’s costliest business lesson is that China has only one leader.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


Methane hunters in the Permian Basin aim to slow global warming.

Article via Bloomberg ($)


Hindenburg is the latest activist short seller.

Article via New York Times ($)