What We’re Reading – Week of 09/18/2015

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

NB: ($) denotes subscription site.


Is a pending recovery in residential housing investment an inevitable tailwind for the U.S. economy?

Article via Bloomberg


China gets serious about overhauling state-owned enterprises.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


A financial reckoning will come in the oil fields this fall as borrowing bases are redetermined.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


U.S. Bank estimates up to 70% of its workers in interest rate sensitive positions have never seen an interest rate increase.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


Barbie is using artificial intelligence to speak with girls.

Article via New York Times ($)


Artificial intelligence (AI) gets a lot of buzz, but do you actually know much about it?  This is a good overview.

Blog Post via Wait But Why