Weekend Homework, 15 December

Paul Krake

Welcome to the latest edition of Weekend Homework, a summary of the most interesting articles, reports, podcasts and videos that we came across this week. These pieces made us reassess, challenged our conventional thinking or opened our eyes to a new idea or concept.

What to watch

In this video, I discuss what I think will broadly be the four factors that will drive Asian Investment Return in 2018. - Watch

The Chinese pharmaceutical industry is one of the world’s fastest-growing health-care segments as China’s aging population, rising incomes and expanding insurance system are increasing the demand for medicine. - Watch

What to read

The SEC statement on Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs). If it looks like a security and acts like a security, it probably is one. Enforcement is coming against ICOs. Worth the read! - Read

The Peterson Institute critiques Secretary of State's Rex Tillerson's recent speech at the Atlantic Council. The author thinks it is the most revealing commentary to date on how the US is approaching China and North Korea. Link to the speech is also provided. - Read

What to listen to

Great interview on the science of measuring climate, and climate change; How can we tell the climate is indeed changing? Great, fact-based discussion on climate. - Listen


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