A beautiful spring day in the NYC metro area. Let’s Go Mets! Here’s this weekend’s stories courtesy of Sam Forgione.

 

From The New York Times

Jennifer Medina reports that California’s economy is either booming and busting, depending on which city you’re in.

From The Nation

William Greider has some suggestions on how the Federal Reserve can work with politicians to improve the housing crisis.

From Foreign Affairs:

Blake Clayton argues speculators in the oil market should be thanked and not criticized for keeping the industry in balance.

From Institutional Investor:

Julie Segal writes about an Iowan retirement money manager’s foray into emerging markets.