Book list: A big list of the best books of 2016 including JD Vance’s Hillbilly Elegy.  (FT)

Quote of the Day

"The U.S. population has risen nearly 50% since 1975, and real GDP has tripled. But the number of public companies has declined 21%."

(Morgan Housel)

Chart of the Day

The oil futures curve has flattened out.