Econintersect: Every day our editors collect the most interesting things they find from around the internet and present a summary "reading list" which will include very brief summaries of why each item has gotten our attention. Suggestions from readers for "reading list" items are gratefully reviewed, although sometimes space limits the number accepted.
Today we focus on economic growth and related issues in China.
- The Buzz About Myanmar's Future Prosperity With Oliver Belfitt-Nash (Jon Springer, Forbes)
- A shocking number of academic journals have accepted studies that are totally fake (Ritchie King, Quartz) A completely made-up story was accepted for publication last year by 157 of 304 peer-reviewed journals. The story purported to be a research article about a "cure for cancer", hardly a subtle claim. This was hardly an isolated event. There appear to be serious flaws in academic publishing.
- How to Manipulate the Entire IPO Market With Just $250 Million (Wolf Richter, Testosterone Pit) Technology IPO valuations are reminiscent of 1999.
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