Weekend Reading: Tesla, Cycles, Chinese Real Estate, Credit, etc.

A few links from my weekly Weekend Reading column:

  • Electric-car maker Tesla said to be planning stock offering (LA Times)
  • China may re-export copper because of stockpiles (Bloomberg)
  • Riding the waves of market cycles (TIME)
  • The Henry Ford of Heart Surgery (WSJ)
  • Like New Yorkers, Chinese people just can’t stop talking about real estate (Slate)
  • Car plate prices closer to record (Shanghai Daily)
  • Credit Booms Gone Bust: Monetary Policy, Leverage Cycles and Financial Crises, 1870–2008 (NBER)  
  • How 16 ships create as much pollution as all the cars in the world (Daily Mail)
  • Rhodes scholar running low on money, despite recent exodus of graduates to Wall Street rather than academia (Bloomberg)