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The Finance & Tech Week In Review – 7/22/17


Every Saturday the HBCU Money staff picks ten articles they were intrigued by and think you will enjoy for some weekend reading impacting finance and tech.

Cows Produce Powerful HIV Antibodies / Science News http://ow.ly/M7U630dQSt2

Fire ants build tall towers that are constantly sinking and being rebuilt / Science News http://ow.ly/xsRt30dQSzt

Digital drinking buddy replaces ill-advised tweets with cat pics / New Scientist 

God vs the multiverse: The 2500-year war / New Scientist 

Could your data-intensive research use a boost? / Argonne 

Forget coding, we need to teach our kids how to dream / WEF 

Would the minimum wage increase have helped only St. Louis City residents? / St. Louis Fed 

Explore the regional impact of the Boston Fed / Boston Fed 

When will we see a Tesla of the skies? / WEF

Why ‘cashless societies’ don’t benefit the poor / WEF 

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HBCU Money™ Dozen 11/18-11/22


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Did you miss HBCU Money™ Dozen via Twitter? No worry. We are now putting them on the site for you to visit at your leisure. We have made some changes here at HBCU Money™ Dozen. We are now solely focused on research and central bank articles from the previous week.

Research

Monitoring growth rates in young horses l KY Equine Research http://ow.ly/r4Bk5

Brightest gamma-ray burst ever seen has record-breaking stamina, lasting for a whopping 20 hours l New Scientist http://ow.ly/r4BpP

Hydrogen Cars Slammed By Nissan’s/Renault’s Carlos Ghosn & VW’s Rudolf Krebs l Clean Technica http://dlvr.it/4McVV9

Some anti-cancer therapies work best when the friendly microbes in our body are strong and healthy l New Scientist http://ow.ly/r4CUg

Argonne’s MIRA supercomputer solves jet engines, Pringles and everything in between l Network World http://ow.ly/r4BtF

If you want to code from home, learn JavaScript l IT World http://ow.ly/r4BET

Federal Reserve, Central Banks, & Financial Departments

Before signing a #lease, look out for these 4 things l Practical Money Skills http://pmsfl.us/17NVHtq

Families in subsidized housing don’t get repairs done by landlords in a timely manner l Philadelphia Fed http://ow.ly/r4BPI

Gone to Texas: #Texas number one destination for domestic migrants since 2006 l Dallas Fed http://bit.ly/17NLQcl

Life Expectancy as a Barometer of Health and Wealth l San Fran Fed http://ow.ly/r4C4y

Underwriting standards, credit ratings major obstacles to credit access for low- & moderate-households l Philly Fed http://ow.ly/r4C8X

Economists find low interest rates are giving a weaker boost to spending in the current economic recovery l KC Fed http://ow.ly/r4Cek

Thank you as always for joining us on Saturday for HBCU Money™ Dozen. The 12 most important research and finance articles of the week.

HBCU Money™ Dozen Links 6/10 – 6/14


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Did you miss HBCU Money™ Dozen via Twitter? No worry. We are now putting them on the site for you to visit at your leisure. We have made some changes here at HBCU Money™ Dozen. We are now solely focused on research and central bank articles from the previous week.

Research

Nigeria sees opportunity from investment in to agriculture l Grow Africa

EPA Helps the Nation Be Better Prepared for Emergency Response l EPA Research

Discovery of new material state counterintuitive to laws of physics l Argonne

Our new campaign asks water lovers to help keep invasive species from spreading l IL-IN Sea Grant

Explore MPAs and find out who is collecting data | OceanSpaces l CA Sea Grant

Great opportunities to watch the next generation of sea turtles scurry into the sea! l TX Sea Grant

Federal Reserve, Central Banks, & Financial Departments

Self-employment is higher in sub-Saharan , and wage is lower, than in any other region l World Bank

Is there a housing bubble in China, and will it burst anytime soon? l St. Louis Fed

Use this worksheet this weekend to calculate what you need 2 save l Dr. Barbara O’Neill

Video: See why it matters that families’ net worth is still reeling from the financial crisis l St. Louis Fed

Rising rates is bad news for builders l Housing Wire

Carolinas Business Survey l Richmond Fed

Thank you as always for joining us on Saturday for HBCU Money™ Dozen. The 12 most important research and finance articles of the week.