Book review: Ryan Avent’s The Wealth of Humans treads the line between techno-optimism and techno-pessimism. (FT)

Quote of the Day

"Investment management that outperforms benchmarks, as Harvard's once did on a fairly consistent basis, is a rare and delicate thing in a world where so much can go wrong."

(Barry Ritholtz)

Chart of the Day

How the mighty have fallen. The largest companies in the world in 2006 and 2016.