Below you will find the articles on economics, investing, and finance that we found most interesting for the week.
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How Kirkland Signature became one of Costco’s biggest success stories.
China has a $200 billion high risk money market fund sponsored by Alibaba. Maybe they didn’t learn much from the struggles of U.S. money market funds during the crisis?
Are the markets enjoying a “false peace”?
The empire reboots- Bethany McLean has a look at Microsoft as it tries to reinvent itself.
Hospitals, once the belle of the ball, struggle as the early benefits of the Affordable Care Act wane.