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The Finance & Tech Week In Review – 2/4/17



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.

Economic nationalism is on the rise, but the future of trade lies with cities / WEF wef.ch/2jL69hC

Economic Update on #CôtedIvoire on the need for greater investments in human capital / World Bank Africa wrld.bg/4bR5308C6oY

Why do so many women leave engineering? Probably not for the reason you’re thinking / WEF wef.ch/2jc69f9

Are protests games of strategic complements or substitutes? / NBER bit.ly/2l5ZShk

You knew millennials were worse off than their parents, but this is how bad it is / WEF wef.ch/2kplNBc

Two cups of grapes a day may keep the Alzheimer’s away / New Atlas newatl.as/2kqGlJD

5 shocking new threats to your personal data / Computerworld ow.ly/zXHP308Gg0l

How to keep children safe on Facebook and other online dangers / CSOonline ow.ly/Ltkf308GfWj

A source of volcanism on Mars remained largely unchanged for billions of years. / Science News ow.ly/e6MW308GfN4

Public lands do more than protect the environment—they also support local jobs / Pew Environment pew.org/2ilh8xz

HBCU Money™ Dozen 3/3 – 3/7


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.


Trust Issue Looms Large for Tech Companies Capitalizing on Personal Data l CIOonline http://trib.al/Z0ZGojC

Apple reveals unprecedented details in iOS security l NetworkWorld http://ow.ly/ukifL

When solar storms threaten, Earth shouts “shields up!” l New Scientist http://ow.ly/ukink

Physics: Broaden the search for dark matter” l Nature http://bit.ly/1f2XxNW

Solar Power Leaders — 10 Metro Areas Leading The Way In Solar Power Per Capita l CleanTechnica http://dlvr.it/54yrBk

This smart vending machine is the future of technology l Computerworld http://ow.ly/ukiJ9

Federal Reserve, Central Banks, & Financial Departments

To full employment would involve substantial absorption of shadow labor force l Atlanta Fed http://goo.gl/7X9kCK

Does Cleveland need a rocket docket to speed foreclosures? l Housing Wire http://hwi.re/550V5J

Middle and high school teachers: Register for Getting to the Core Through Economics & History l Econ Lowdown http://bit.ly/1cvpSNS

To grasp compound interest, watch the first video in our “No-Frills Money Skills” series l St. Louis Fed http://bit.ly/10OxqVW

3 signs the economy is in a quagmire l Housing Wire http://hwi.re/54xBgy

Video: #wef14 The Reshaping of the World: Consequences for Society, Politics and Business l WEF http://wef.ch/e3Ko9

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