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WEEKEND READ - 18TH APRIL 2014

The first of this week’s weekend reads comes from The Economist. The essay charts the history of five historical financial crises and shoes how aspects of today’s financial system originated. 96 more words

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Long time, no reading list.  How’ve you been?

Here’s a little list I’ve pulled together for you on this fine weekend.  I mean, Saturday is… 199 more words

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Weekly Digest!

This week Australia celebrated National Youth Week (NYW). National Youth Week (NYW) is the largest celebration of young people in Australia. Thousands of young people aged 12-25 from across Australia get involved in NYW each year. 1,121 more words

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WEEKEND READ - 11TH APRIL 2014

This week’s weekend read sheds light on the thoughts of one of China’s leading public intellectuals on the issues facing China and the ruling Communist Party as it attempts to modernise both the prevailing economic and governance models. Read the full story here.

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WEEKEND READ - 4TH APRIL 2014

Following on from his previous best-sellers “Liar’s Poker” (1989) & “The Big Short” (2010),  Michael Lewis, the former bond trader turned author has again created controversy with his latest offering “Flashboys: A Wall Street Revolt”. 47 more words

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Weekend Read: Parisienne

May or may not be having a thing with all things French/Parisian at the moment.  Of course this manifested itself in trolling the archives over at… 91 more words

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WEEKEND READ - 21ST MARCH 2014

The concept of mining the moon sounds like something out of a science fiction film but apparently some people are taking it more seriously than you might think. 22 more words

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