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March 27, 2015 EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: Only capitalism can save the planetSource: Reuters
It’s not “sustainable” business when a company takes a long view and targets problems that aren’t going away — it’s smart business.
March 27, 2015 The Only Thing Oil Analysts Can Agree On Is DisagreementSource: Bloomberg
Standard Chartered Plc’s Paul Horsnell forecasts oil will rise to $90 a barrel in the fourth quarter. Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Francisco Blanch predicts $58. Six months ago, they were just $1 apart.
March 27, 2015 Guess What's Destroying the Middle Class?Source: Bloomberg
Perhaps the biggest question in American political economy right now is why middle-class wages have been falling. There are three main hypotheses. Roughly, these are: Robots, unions and China.
March 26, 2015 Are Buffett and Heinz overpaying for Kraft?Source: Fortune
On Wednesday morning, ketchup maker H.J. Heinz said it would buy mac-and-cheese giant Kraft Food. Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway ( BRK.A -0.00% ) is playing a big role in the blockbuster deal, which will create a food company...
March 26, 2015 Market Structure Map - Compensation ModelSource: Tim Quast, president, ModernNetworks IR LLC
What do you get paid to do? That’s the question the SEC may soon pose to high-frequency traders, according to a story from Bloomberg yesterday.
March 24, 2015 Which geopolitical risk do investors fear the most'
Yahoo Finance - In January, the îWorld Economic Forumî named international conflict as the biggest risk for the global economy. In March, a joint statement by the heads of the World Bank, International Monetary Fund,...
March 24, 2015 Does Coca-Cola Inc's CEO Deserve a 24% Raise'
The Motley Fool - Moreover the folks at shareholder activist group îAs You Sowî recently released their survey of the 100 Most Overpaid CEOs, which analyzed executive compensation using over 30 "red flag" indicators...
March 19, 2015 The Fed Needs to Read the Signs Better This TimeSource: Larry Checco, featured writer
At a recent Brookings Institution event, former Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia president, Charles Plosser, echoed the mantra we’ve heard again and again, “We missed the signs”—the signs, that is, that led to the worst...
Source: NY Times - Upshot
The key words in Janet Yellen’s news conference Wednesday were rather pithy, at least by central bank standards. “Just because we removed the word ‘patient’ from the statement doesn’t mean we are going to be impatient,” Ms....
March 19, 2015 A boomer who avoided the familiar avenues of lifeSource: Boomer Cafe
There are baby boomers who cruised down the familiar avenues of life … and then there’s BoomerCafé contributor Larry Checco, who lives in Silver Spring, Maryland. But he used to live on the road, and the high seas, and only...
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