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The Finance & Tech Week In Review – 3/18/17


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.

What might an aging population mean for wealth inequality? / St. Louis Fed  bit.ly/2mDC6wG

The benefits of being bilingual – it’s more than just useful / WEF  wef.ch/2mBM2rd

Over the past year, average student loan debt in the 10th District has increased 6% / KC Fed ow.ly/yAqI308T1px

Simple living and conscious buying come with the territory for tiny home owners. / Practical Money pmsfl.us/2nnUfQS

If the housing bubble bursts, is the #US ready? / WEF wef.ch/2m0T9dq

Is it time to rethink gravity? / New Scientist ow.ly/LFXO309VNmf

The brain needs a moment to move on from mistakes. / Science News  ow.ly/1z8y309Wqcr

7 tips for developing a powerful data disaster plan / NetworkWorld  ow.ly/6TNg309WnU8

TRAPPIST-1 worlds are close enough for life to hop between them / New Scientist  bit.ly/2mJzE6g

DYK? More than 40,000 schools across the U.S. participate in #FarmtoSchool programs. / USDA ow.ly/6WCe309Rjwr

 

HBCU Money™ Dozen Links 8/26 – 8/30


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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

It is better to give HIV-positive babies prompt drug treatment than to delay l New Scientist http://ow.ly/or2mn

NSA broke into UN video teleconferencing system l ComputerWorld http://ow.ly/or2p7

A new understanding of an enzyme may lead to more effective antibiotics | Argonne http://today.duke.edu/2013/08/mray

Nearly 40,000 New Green Jobs Created Across America During 2Q 2013 l Clean Technica http://dlvr.it/3tYhtP

Any interested in SLAC internships, here’s a nice recap of a few of our programs l SLAC http://stanford.io/14KvZYD

Teach middle/HS in DC? Apply for Nifty Fifty Program & host 1 of our scientists at your school l EPA Research http://ow.ly/or2Dx

Federal Reserve, Central Banks, & Financial Departments

Real estate loans at all commercial banks declined 0.2% in July to $3.53 trillion l St. Louis Fed http://bit.ly/1foRjUW

Personal saving (as % of disposable personal income) was 4.4% in July, the same as in June l St. Louis Fed http://bit.ly/17oOZfy

Luxury builders better positioned in rising rate environment l Housing Wire http://hwi.re/3tZYxp

Kenya & Nigeria account for 62% of Internet users in Sub-Sah l World Bank http://wrld.bg/onGMK

Housing communities suffer from influx of renters l Housing Wire http://hwi.re/3tYXCK

What will happen when foreign lending to the United States stops? l Minnesota Fed http://bit.ly/195R0gb

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