Here’s What People Pawn Across America

Across the country, the most popular category of item to pawn is electronics, especially Apple’s smartphones and laptops. However, there are tremendous regional differences, with guns and jewelry the most popular category in many states.

  • Jul 19, 2018 8:35 PM

All-Out Trade War: China Strikes Back With 25% Tariffs On $50BN Of US Imports

China has hit back at the Trump administration’s plan to slap tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese goods, retaliating with a list of similar duties on key U.S. imports including soybeans, planes, cars, whiskey and chemicals. Beijing’s list of 25% additional tariffs on U.S. goods covers 106 items with a trade value that is also $50 billion.

  • Apr 4, 2018 5:55 AM

Not So Happy Motoring

There’s a lot to like about electric cars, of course, if, say, you’re a Google executive floating through life in a techno-narcissism bubble...

  • Mar 31, 2018 6:42 PM

Frontrunning: December 28

  • An Increasing Peril for Index Funds: Overweight in Tech (WSJ)
  • Bitcoin Tumbles Over Exchange-Closure Fears (BBG)
  • U.S., Russia Clash Over How to Handle Syria, North Korea (WSJ)
  • China’s leaders fret over debts lurking in shadow banking industry (Reuters)
  • Copper’s Rally Is Longest in a Generation (BBG)
  • Dec 28, 2017 8:06 AM