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British Painter J.M.W. Turner Was a Frugal Genius (and Cheapskate)

According to Moyle’s biography, British painter J.M.W. Turner was pretty cheap when it came to spending his money, even though he had plenty to spare.


What the Undoing of Dodd Frank Would Mean for America

Rana Foroohar explains how undoing Dodd Frank would say quite a lot about where the Trump Administration’s priorities -- and loyalties -- lie.


Blue Chip Books: 5 Different Takes on the Ways of Wall Street

Like it or not, we’re all subject to Wall Street's workings. But do we fully understand what that means? These 5 recent Wall Street books should help.


Following the Money: 5 of the Best Books on Economics

James Kwak, author of Economism: Bad Economics and the Rise of Inequality, recommends five complementary books to readers looking to understand economics.


Weekend Reading: America’s Bank, George Soros, and More

This weekend, keep politics away from the Federal Reserve, catch up with the United Nations General Assembly, and follow George Soros's latest investment.


It’s a Dry Word, But ‘Financialization’ is the Key to Inequality

The term 'financialization' is mostly bandied about by academics, but if you want to cut to the marrow of income inequality, you need to know what it means.