#56. A Summary of ‘Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt’ by Michael Lewis

Table of Contents: i. Introduction/Synopsis PART I: THE MYSTERY: ELECTRONIC FRONT-RUNNING 1. Brad Katsuyama 2. Brad Katsuyama’s Problem (and the Stock Market’s Problem) 3. Going Beneath the Surface: Katsuyama’s Detective Work Begins 3a. Background: How the U.S. Stock Market has … Continue reading

#55. A Summary of ‘Capital in the Twenty-First Century’ by Thomas Piketty

Table of Contents: i. Introduction/Synopsis PART I: AN INTRODUCTION TO WEALTH AND CAPITAL 1. Wealth and Capital 2. The Capital/Income Ratio 3. The Rate of Economic Growth 4. The Rate of Return on Capital 5. The Capital/Income Ratio Revisited 5a. … Continue reading