Brexit, Bailouts and Flood Waters

(Bloomberg Opinion) -- My morning reads:

• Brexit Has Brought Britain to a Standstill (Bloomberg Businessweek)
• The Emerging World’s High Achievers (Project Syndicate)
• How Good an Investment Were the Bailouts? (The Big Picture)
• Unions Did Great Things for the Working Class (Bloomberg View)
• But Our Interests Are Aligned! (Epsilon Theorysee also The End of the Incessant U.S. Bid? (Macro Tourist)
• Burberry says it won’t destroy unsold merchandise anymore. But plenty of other fashion brands still do. (Vox)
• How Connected Is Your Community to Everywhere Else in America? (New York Times)
• At CIA’s ‘Russia House,’ growing alarm about 2016 election interference (Washington Post)
• Aerial Photos Reveal the Devastation Left by Florence (Gizmodo)
• A New World Marathon Record Almost Defies Description (The Atlantic)

What are you reading? 

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Brexit, Bailouts and Flood Waters

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Barry Ritholtz is a Bloomberg Opinion columnist. He founded Ritholtz Wealth Management and was chief executive and director of equity research at FusionIQ, a quantitative research firm. He is the author of “Bailout Nation.”

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