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Sir, In Europe we have an understanding that diversity in corporate governance models is important for our companies. This understanding is challenged by the European Commission’s proposal to revise the Shareholder Rights...
April 24, 2015 Environmental Disasters Are About Responsible GovernanceSource: Huff Post
Vancouverites are angry. And we should be. The release of bunker fuel into the sanctuary of English Bay, and its aftermath, have highlighted a reckless, heady and myopic approach to economic development characteristic of...
April 23, 2015 Obama should embrace nuclear energySource: CNN
)—If there was ever any doubt that the Obama administration's Clean Power Plan is an energy policy plan, not a carbon reduction plan, all you have to do is look at how they treat nuclear energy
Source: NY Post
It wasn’t so long ago that Bill de Blasio’s job was being public advocate for New York City, which carries about as much power as being third-base coach for the Mets. Now he travels to Iowa and Nebraska and acts as if his current...
April 14, 2015 Top 1% pay nearly half of federal income taxesSource: CNBC
The top-earning 1 percent of Americans will pay nearly half of the federal income taxes for 2014, the largest share in at least three years, according to a study.
In response to the ongoing drought, California Governor Jerry Brown has set limits on urban water use—ordering cuts of as much as 25 percent. Cities across the state will stop watering highway median strips and rip up grass in...
April 13, 2015 China: Did We Just Hear The Death Rattle Of The Economy?Source: Forbes
Since last July, when the current bull market began, Shanghai stocks have soared 97.0%. Shenzhen shares during the period are up 95.9%. Tech companies are leading the way, now trading around 220 times profits.
April 13, 2015 The Dirty Secret of Obama’s Carbon PlanSource: Wall Street Journal
Americans don’t give much thought to whether their electricity will be there when they need it. You flip a switch, the lights go on. Your phone charges up. The medical equipment in the emergency room does its job. Yet electric...
There’s an interesting piece over at Business Insider looking at when (not really “if” any more) the Federal Reserve is going to raise interest rates. It appears well informed, a good argument, has nice charts, what’s not to...
The real failure of government policy is on water. For decades, policy officials have been predicting that California’s population would explode. (2) Now they are saying California’s population is expected to grow by as much as...
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