The Weekly Filet brings you the five best links of the week, every Friday. Making sense of the big issues of our time (with a healthy dose of serendipity and nerdiness). Curated by journalist David Bauer.

Engines of National and Global Growth

The New Climate Economy

Consider this: There are currently 291 rapidly expanding emerging cities with populations of 1–10 million. By 2050, urban population worldwide is expected to rise by another 2.5 billion. Then have a look at this juxtaposition. A report on how important the development in emerging cities is for our future.

Published in Weekly Filet #177

Why I am leaving the best job I ever had

Max Schireson

He’s the CEO of a billion-dollar company and this is his classy resignment announcement. It’s quite telling, being a man, he was never asked the question that made him step down once he asked it himself.

Published in Weekly Filet #172