Friday assorted links

1.  CFOs don’t do well on a test of financial literacy.

2. More on why Haiti is so poor.

3. After 20 years and $4 billion, the new Tappan Zee Bridge is to open (NYT), first major bridge in the NYC area since 1964 (!).

4. Iceland will transport hamburger and beer by drones.  And German autonomous vehicles: “The software may not decide on its course of action based on the age, sex or physical condition of any people involved.

5. A London family is offering their future nanny $129,000 and access to a Maserati.

6. A revelation about ancient Babylonian maths.

7. My WSJ podcast on The Complacent Class.


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