John Stepek looks back at Florida’s property boom of the 1920s – and the inevitable crash that followed.
Just a few weeks ago, the outlook for the eurozone was better than it had been at any time since 2011. But political risk had not gone away, says Matthew Lynn. The continent is as unbalanced as it has ever been.
To the astonishment of financial market observers, who aren’t used to this sort of honesty, China’s central bank boss warned against getting overoptimistic, for fear of a “Minsky moment”.
Book review: The Square and the Tower
Niall Ferguson argues in his new book that they reveal an underlying truth about both society and the economy.
Book review: The Oligarch
An interesting spin on the topical issues of power and inequality in society.
Book review: Big Money Thinks Small
An intelligent book on investing that will benefit the expert and the novice alike, says Matthew Partridge.
Publishing lost one of its characters in Si Newhouse earlier this month.
A selection of letters sent in to the MoneyWeek office, and their replies.