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Countries that have banned Huawei

Issue 37/2019

The benefits and costs of privacy

Economists like to point out, to many people's disdain, that there's no such thing as a free lunch. Even free things have a price, regardless of whether it's clearly visible, and every decision involv […] Read on →

Delivered on 20 August, 2019


Before video games were blamed for gun violence, novels were (1904)

Issue 36/2019

Huawei's backup plan is... Harmony

Huawei has a plan and it's... Harmony, with a capital H: "Huawei's long-rumored Android alternative, Hongmeng, is finally official. At today's Huawei Developer Conference, the company's Consumer Busin […] Read on →

Delivered on 13 August, 2019


Special trade protection will soon cover 96.7% of Chinese imports to the US.

Issue 35/2019

Trump goes all-in

As I mentioned last week, I'm in the process of moving so there will be no feature article this week. Still, enjoy The bits. Cheers,— JustinRead on →

Delivered on 06 August, 2019


The Yield Curve is Triggered. Does a Recession Loom on the Horizon?

Issue 34/2019

Don't have a Barr of it

Apologies for the horrible pun in the title but it'll make sense if you keep reading. Also please note that I'm currently in the process of moving so there may not be an issue next week. As you may ha […] Read on →

Delivered on 30 July, 2019


The Countries With the Highest Housing Bubble Risks

Issue 33/2019

Everyone hates Libra

After two days of Congressional hearings last week it is clear that, Libra - Facebook's forthcoming cryptocurrency - is intensely disliked by the establishment. Take the following headlines: Fear of F […] Read on →

Delivered on 23 July, 2019