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The Finance & Tech Week In Review – 4/22/17

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.

The U.S. elections helped push Treasury yields higher. But what else spurred rising rates? / St. Louis Fed bit.ly/2oPaLc1

Automation has totally eliminated just one career in the last 60 years / WEF wef.ch/2pNdJvu

Help high school students understand financial fundamentals with these lessons / KC Fed ow.ly/mCqM30apHJT

What you need to know about LGBT rights in 11 maps / WEF wef.ch/2puApE5

Large disparities exist in labor market outcomes across age, education, gender, race / KC Fedow.ly/S5IG30b4fcT

MIT selling 8 million coveted IPv4 addresses; Amazon a buyer / NetworkWorld ow.ly/TY3i30b4eSP

Indian Wind Capacity To Double In 5 Years & Will Meet Country’s 60 Gigawatt Target / Clean Technica ow.ly/QKTy30b4eKb

Quickest we could visit another star is 69 years – here’s how / New Scientist bit.ly/2p4nCrt

Wet ‘n’ windy portable turbine spins up battery power off-grid / New Atlas newatl.as/2plcxDi

How transparency and awareness will help stop the flow of illegally caught seafood / Pew Environment pew.org/2n59uOL

HBCU Money™ Dozen 4/27 – 5/1


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.


Can a startup democratize big data apps? l CIOonline http://trib.al/61vRnQ4

Massive China market offers even more upside for Apple l NetworkWorld http://bit.ly/1DNmdCW

What third-party app crashed American Airlines pilots’ iPads, causing delays? l Computerworld http://ow.ly/Mme2m

Containers vs. virtual machines: How to tell which is the right choice for your enterprise l Networkworld http://bit.ly/1JEpDPb

Block Island Wind Farm Set to Start Spinning Next Year l RI Sea Grant http://ow.ly/MmeSx

Broadband is like a river (but not the way you think) l Computerworld http://ow.ly/MmgoS

Federal Reserve, Central Banks, & Financial Departments

Lessons from #Ebola for the world’s #health systems l World Economic Forum http://wef.ch/1G9DzzB

Fannie, Freddie could cost taxpayers $157.3 billion in a crisis l Housing Wire http://hwi.re/9cgjWF

4 #museums that will boost your financial literacy l Council 4 Econ Ed http://buff.ly/1DIiaaV

A theory of what determines market liquidity and how liquidity evolves over time l NBER http://bit.ly/1AlsRyR

Personal saving rate dips to 5.3 percent from previous month’s 5.7 l St. Louis Fed http://bit.ly/1QPLyow

77 out of 155 countries measured do not have adequate poverty data: l World Bank http://ow.ly/Mmis4

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