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The Finance & Tech Week In Review – 6/10/17

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.

3 ways to make rich #Africa work for poor Africans / WEF wef.ch/2t2glab

After replacing 90% of employees with robots, this company’s productivity soared / WEF wef.ch/2s93K5r

Does more financial development lead to more or less economic volatility? / St. Louis Fed bit.ly/2qWCaYq

Big animals, small budgets: why poorer countries are leading the conservation charge / WEF wef.ch/2qvnymv

What kind of financial challenges did small businesses face last year, & how did they address them? / St. Louis Fed bit.ly/2svCmic

China’s Clean Air Challenge: $3 Billion Air Pollution from Transport in Chengdu / Renewable Cities buff.ly/2s0xTX4

US Coral Reefs Not Likely To Last More Than A Few Decades / Clean Technica ow.ly/RmT930ctq9J

People’s blood sugar levels respond differently to different breads. / Science News ow.ly/i3x730ctq67

Study: Dogs understand fair play, and not because of humans / New Atlas newatl.as/2sMhWlx

Ripped-off ravens sure can hold a grudge / New Atlas newatl.as/2rVH752

HBCU Money™ Dozen 1/12 – 1/16


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.


Largest-Ever Study Quantifies Value Of Rooftop Solar l Clean Technica http://dlvr.it/86h3sQ

This walking fish could overturn how we think about evolution l New Scientist http://ow.ly/HnZKx

Solar Funding Saw Massive Growth In 2014 l Clean Technica http://dlvr.it/86gWY3

Cooler than cubicles: 18 new designs for the office l Network World http://ow.ly/Ho0mh

Scientific Report Shows Strong Connection between Wetlands, Streams, Rivers and Estuaries l EPA Research http://ow.ly/Ho1cU

U.S. awards $40 million for Great Lakes conservation projects l IL-IN Sea Grant http://bit.ly/1G1TQHg

Federal Reserve, Central Banks, & Financial Departments

Cash home sales continue decline, falling 38.7% YOY l Housing Wire http://hwi.re/86hJwV

Americans Still Love Cash — And Plenty Of It l PYMNTS http://ow.ly/Ho3F5

What important role do minority depository institutions play in US financial system? l SF Fed http://bit.ly/1AgDfKV

9 tips for waking up earlier and being more productive l World Economic Forum http://wef.ch/1BvrKzR

Egypt surprises markets by cutting rate 50 bps l Central Bank News http://dlvr.it/86g0MV

How do startups finance themselves? New survey data finds out. l Atlanta Fed http://goo.gl/AvNCB6

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