10 Friday AM Reads – The Massive Image

My end-of-week morning prepare WFH reads:

Tony Fadell Is Attempting to Construct the iPod of Crypto: The product guru made Ledger’s new {hardware} pockets—a tiny vault for digital money—flashy and enjoyable. Plus, with this gadget you’ll by no means get FTX’d. (Wired)

Bikeshare Roars Again From the Pandemic: The shared micromobility market has been resilient at the same time as commuting patterns have shifted. However electrical scooters have struggled — and prices are up for riders. (CityLabhowever see The Exceptionally American Drawback of Rising Roadway Deaths: Why different wealthy nations have surpassed the U.S. in defending pedestrians, cyclists and motorists. (New York Times)

Price Journal’s ‘Worthy 100’ To be able to deal with as we speak’s challenges, we should stand collectively behind primary organizing rules of unity, compassion, preservation, and equality. The entrepreneurs, philanthropists, activists, business pioneers, and political figures featured on this record have made real, impactful strides towards these basic values as they’re utilized throughout industries. (Worth)

Secretive Gulf Household’s $300 Billion Fortune Is About Extra Than Oil: The Al Nahyan household owns Manchester Metropolis Soccer Membership, a dozen or so palaces and invested large in SpaceX and Savage X Fenty. (Bloomberg)

The $42 Billion Query: Why Aren’t People Ditching Massive Banks? Massive banks nonetheless pay subsequent to nothing on financial savings, however their clients aren’t but transferring a lot cash to higher-yielding options. (Wall Street Journal)

JPMorgan Is Nonetheless Attempting to Repair Well being Care: An formidable partnership with Amazon and Berkshire Hathaway fizzled, however the largest US financial institution is giving it one other shot—this time by itself. (Businessweek)

Every week within the lifetime of Vladimir Putin: Putin is commonly portrayed within the Western media as one thing of a cartoon villain. However he’s additionally a skillful politician who has used the state-run media, a pliant forms and brutal repression to dominate Russian politics so completely that he seems to haven’t any vital opposition. For a lot of within the West, he’s a determine of derision, even hatred. However at dwelling, he retains a bedrock of widespread help, even amid the Ukraine fiasco. (Washington Post)

The Supreme Courtroom’s Most Conservative Justices Acquired Outplayed on Wednesday: Nice lawyering—and, surprisingly, Amy Coney Barrett—debunked a authorized concept designed to subvert democracy. (Slate)

Scientists Suggest New, Quicker Technique of Interstellar House Journey. “Scientists have proposed a stunning new mission to journey to the celebs that’s impressed by the elegant flights of seabirds, akin to albatrosses, experiences a brand new research. The interstellar idea mission would harness shifting winds generated by the Solar to be able to speed up a spacecraft to as a lot as 2 p.c the pace of sunshine inside two years, permitting it to soar into the huge expanse past our photo voltaic system.” (Vice)

A Psychologist Spent 5 Years Learning World Cup Penalty Shootouts: Each job requires efficiency below stress. Right here’s what everyone can be taught from essentially the most tense jiffy in sports activities. (Wall Street Journal)

You’ll want to take a look at our Masters in Business subsequent week with Kathleen McCarthy, International Co-Head of Blackstone Real Estate. Blackstone is the world’s largest proprietor of economic actual property globally with a $565 billion portfolio and $319 billion in investor capital.


The New Geopolitics of International Finance

Supply: Council on Foreign Relations


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