Readings for the week

  • The economist intelligence unit published a ranking of competitive cities. Chicago ranks as the 2nd most competitive city in the US. New York is the most competitive city. Paris ranks 7th.
  • The American Economic Review published Edward Glaeser’s Ely Lily lecture on “A Nation of Gamblers: Real Estate Speculation and American History.” A fascinating read.
  • We discover the market value of a Times Square tower.