What We’re Reading – Week of 12/31/2021

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

NB: ($) denotes subscription site.


Latin America is the global leader in vaccination rates.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


There is a $900 billion cash pile inflating startup valuations.

Article via Wall Street Journal ($)


Is calling bitcoin a Ponzi scheme too kind?

Article via Financial Times ($)


Thomas Hoenig, an original dissenter to quantitative easing, may have been right all along.

Article via Politico


Mach 5 missiles spur a new arms race as the U.S. aims to counter China.

Article via Bloomberg