Axios Edge: Trade war — UltraJunk — Chinese zombies

You might have missed the huge market rally last week.

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The Yellow Vests and Golden Passports Edition

Slate Money on Facebook in Europe, Sandberg and Harvard Business School, the “Yellow Vest” protests in France, and a look at the yield curve.

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Zuckerberg’s new enemy: European lawmakers

Mark Zuckerberg this year reportedly told Facebook officials that the company is at war. He’s right.

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Axios Edge: A win at the G20 — Earnings beats — Capitalism vs. democracy

The G20 summit in Buenos Aires exceeded all expectations.

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The Car Talk Edition

Slate Money on GM’s plant closures, Carlos Ghosn in hot water, Trump trash-talking the Fed, and whether or not we should care about Apple and Microsoft’s market caps.

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The American car is becoming obsolete

Welcome to the modern car industry, which is full of bad news.

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Axios Edge: Gifts — Japanese scandals — Stock market good news

This Tuesday, I’ll be giving to the Committee to Protect Journalists, whose work is more urgent than ever.

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The Cryonics Special Edition

Two of the world’s experts on sovereign debt talk about the past, present, and future of debt default.

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Axios Edge: Brexit chaos — Facebook’s executive trainwreck — GE deflates

If you tried to put together a deal guaranteed to appeal to absolutely no one in the U.K., you could hardly do better than the 535-page draft agreement unveiled on Wednesday between Britain and the EU.

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The Helipad Edition

Slate Money talks Amazon’s new headquarters, mayhem with Brexit, and Steve Cohen getting more billions.

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The More Like Canada Edition

Slate Money talks about all the ramifications of this week’s midterm elections, Maxine Waters and big banks, Puerto Rico, minimum wage, and cannabis.

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Coming soon: Democrats vs Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank has every reason to be worried that the Democrats now control the House.

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Axios Edge: Enjoy the sunshine while you can — Taxing the tech giants — Workers fight back

Americans are enjoying year-on-year wage gains above 3% for the first time in over a decade.

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The Don’t Be Evil Edition

Slate Money talks about Brazil’s big election, Google employees walking out, Netflix employees getting fired, and leveraged loans.

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Axios Edge: Saudi Arabia — Tesla — Student loans

1 big thing: Saudi agonistes

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The Brexit Special Edition

Slate Money talks everything Brexit—the ideological shift, the economic ramifications, and the greater effect on Europe.

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Axios Edge: Dangerous insurers — Deserted conferences — Nick Clegg

The most likely cause of a future financial crisis isn’t the banks, it’s the non-banks.

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The Prudential Management Edition

Slate Money on the death of Sears, the Robinhood high frequency trading scandal, and the retreat of the Financial Stability Oversight Council.

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My uses this nerdout

I should listen to my wife more often.

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Axios Edge: Volatility — Amorality — Verticality

You might have noticed that the stock market was volatile this week, and also fell quite a lot.

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The Win-Win Edition

Slate Money on Winners Take All, Silicon Valley’s Saudi Arabia problem, and the alarming IPCC climate report.

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Axios Edge: Weed — Wealth — Warming

The best-performing sector of the American stock market this year, bar energy, has been the “consumer discretionary” category — the companies that sell the things we like to buy but don’t have to buy.

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The Culp-able Edition

Slate Money on Trump’s Taxes, the “big hack”, and shake-ups at GE.

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Axios Edge: Chinese bonds — Nafta — Tesla

If this week taught us anything, it’s that being brutally attacked by the billionaire co-founder of your most valuable subsidiary will generate bad press but no real damage. Getting sued by the SEC, on the other hand, hurts.

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The Dissent Channel Edition

Slate Money on Thinking in Bets with former professional poker player Annie Duke, why Elon Musk should get some sleep, and the thinking behind billionaire disaster planners.

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