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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 1/5 – 1/9


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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

Google Invests $157 Million In 104 MW Utah Solar Plant l Clean Technica http://dlvr.it/83ppWt

Google plans US auto insurance comparison shopping site l CIOonline http://trib.al/3Oi3AvU

Standzout’s Bandstand begins the onslaught of Apple Watch accessories l Macworld http://dlvr.it/83kMmb

US lawmakers push bill to permanently ban Internet access taxes l CIOonline http://trib.al/dRUmrpA

10 lessons U.S. tech managers can learn from their counterparts in China l Computerworld http://ow.ly/H5PU4

Uber-tidy bees defend their hives from disease l New Scientist http://ow.ly/H5Qln

Federal Reserve, Central Banks, & Financial Departments

What will it take to get Haiti’s out-of-school children into classrooms? l World Bank http://wrld.bg/H09Yo

Can corporate social responsibility be profitable? l St. Louis Fed http://bit.ly/1x5CtKU

China has the world’s largest high-speed rail network. l World Bank http://wrld.bg/H581w

Why research and development is key to retaining talent l World Economic Forum http://wef.ch/1vCDs5M

Inside the Vault: “Payday Loans: Time for Review” l Econ Lowdown http://bit.ly/12zU3zb

Another step towards an HIV cure l World Economic Forum http://wef.ch/1w5vdyu

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 1/27 – 1/31


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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

Astronomy’s carbon footprint is shocking: Let’s reduce it with some green sky thinking l New Scientist http://ow.ly/t9CJI

Stand back Earth. The star next door – Alpha Centauri B – may host a ‘superhabitable’ world l New Scientist http://ow.ly/t9CVb

The amazing inside story of the Texas library with no books l NetworkWorld http://ow.ly/t9DyE

How do flame retardants affect children’s health? l US EPA Research http://ow.ly/t9DTR

A Cryptocurrency Backed By Solar Energy l Clean Technica http://dlvr.it/4qKPNG

Watch HIV spread inside a mouse’s gut l New Scientist http://youtu.be/eT0mQEjepLs (related story http://ow.ly/t9Eg0 )

Federal Reserve, Central Banks, & Financial Departments

Volatility of household income increased about 30%, on average, between 1970s and 2000s l Richmond Fed http://ow.ly/t9Etd

Half the world cooks with solid fuels and faces health risks. l World Bank http://wrld.bg/t86X2

Mexico holds rate, but keeps eye on inflationary pressures l Central Bank News http://dlvr.it/4qJryG

Notes from the Field: Wealth Building–Keeping it Local l Cleveland Fed http://ow.ly/t9F73

Global economic growth acceleration tempered by deflation risks l Dallas Fed http://bit.ly/1edoI9o

In last 30 years, world lost $3.8 trillion to natural disasters. l World Bank http://wrld.bg/t6UwM

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