What We’re Reading – Week of 08/23/2019

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

NB: ($) denotes subscription site.


Nordstrom did everything right and it is still struggling.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


Water scarcity is front and center in India.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


Can China avoid a growth crisis like the one Japan had?

Article via Harvard Business Review


The New Yorker profiles Stephanie Kelton, the face of Modern Monetary Theory.

Article via New Yorker


The New York Times details the woes of the trillion dollar F-35 Joint Strike Fighter – a program plagued with cost overruns and technical difficulties.

Article via New York Times ($)