Readings: 17th C. Derivatives, Bankers, Rural Life, etc.

  • Why Do Bankers Make So Much Money? (Bookstaber)
  • Michael Green: New Lucasian Chair at Oxford (Guardian)
  • Tax Records Open in Norway (NYT)
  • Rural Amenities: Current Trends (USDA)
  • The smartest boys in the alley, early derivatives on the London stock market (Economic History Blog)
  • Schlumberger’s outlook is unhappy for energy sector (Minyanville)