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October 17, 2018 Cramer: As long as the Fed doesn’t keep pushing rate hikes, stocks can keep rallyingSource: CNBC
"When the Fed bears are away, the stock bulls will play,” the “Mad Money” host said. “As long as the Fed doesn’t mandate a slowdown, you get what we had today and what I bet we could have tomorrow.”
October 17, 2018 Job openings pass 7 million for the first timeSource: The Hill
U.S. employers had over seven million unfilled jobs on the last business day in August for the first time on record, according to numbers the Labor Department released Tuesday.
October 17, 2018 Cheers to this: Beer industry brewing ways to offset climate change effect on beer supplySource: USA Today
Two researchers for the Brewers Association, the trade group for independent brewers, say beer lovers can relax a bit despite a report that found climate change could lead to beer scarcity.
October 17, 2018 The science of sustainabilitySource: Eurekalert
The U.S. city of Louisville, Kentucky isn't known as a hotbed of environmental action and innovation, but that could change as it has recently become home to a first-of-its-kind collaboration between environmentalists, city...
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Monday, 15. October 2018
The buzz for the past few days has been about the report of the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) that urged governments everywhere to “take rapid and far-reaching and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society” to avoid … Continue reading
State of Corporate Sustainability, GreenBiz Releases Latest Update — Top Lines: (1) We are making progress and (2) There are still challenges
Tuesday, 09. October 2018
It’s three-quarters of the way through the year 2018 – what is the state of the Sustainability Profession? John Davies, writing in GreenBiz (he’s VP & Senior Analyst), shares some interesting highlights gained through the firm’s recent report with us … Continue reading
Sustainability / CR Reporting
G&A Institute is the Global Reporting Initiative's (GRI) sole data partner for the United States of America, The United Kingdom, and the Republic of Ireland for monitoring, analyzing and databasing reporting results. This section of AC announces Sustainability and CR Reports as they are issued in the USA, UK and Ireland. For even more detail on Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility Reporting in the USA please click on the GRI graphic above for access to our reports database maintained in SustainabilityHQ™.
USA Corporate Reporting
Where Life-Changing Technology Meets Sustainability
September 6, 2018 Source: PR Newswire
HBC Releases 2017 Corporate Social Responsibility Report
August 31, 2018 Source: Daily Times
Southwire Launches 2017 Sustainability Report
August 16, 2018 Source: Cision PR Wire
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Highlighted Materials from the profiles of SHQ
EU leaders prepare hardball Brexit summit choice for May
October 17, 2018 - - Source: Reuters
Paralyzing polio-like illness mainly affecting children confirmed in 22 states, CDC says
October 17, 2018 - - Source: Washington Post
Netflix Keeps Adding Subscribers, and Market Investors Could Profit
October 17, 2018 - - Source: NY Times
How Wharton students are using an app to push for a sustainable campus
October 17, 2018 - - Source: Penn Today
Oil Prices Under Pressure As U.S. Shale Supply Soars
October 17, 2018 - - Source: Oil Prices.com
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