Below you will find the articles on economics, investing, and finance that we found most interesting for the week.
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How Dollar General became rural America’s store of choice.
The latest scam is debt collectors chasing down debt people don’t actually owe.
Investors decide it is time for shale wells to cough up the cash.
How Amazon is spurring cheap consumer devices at the expense of big brands.
Fortune profiles Paul Singer’s Elliott Management, the most aggressive of hedge fund activists.