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Stocks fell sharply on Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropping 700 points before beginning to recover, after China announced that it will raise tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods starting in June.
May 10, 2019 What Companies Should Do to Prepare for a RecessionSource: Harvard Business Review
The legendary ball-drop in Times Square at the end of 2018 marked a decade since one of the worst recessions in modern memory. Four miles away, nervous Wall Street-types wondered if it also marked the end of a long cycle of...
As we are reminded by this week’s alarming United Nations report on biodiversity loss, sustainability challenges pose an increasingly urgent threat. But we are also reminded through careful research and skillful youth activism...
May 3, 2019 What makes effective governance'Source: UN News Centre
How does one know when countries have implemented good governance' Although a cornerstone of all developmental efforts and the sine qua non of sustainability, governance is often nebulous. As a concept, it is hard to decipher. As...
May 3, 2019 Lack of Board Diversity In Global Business Experience: Another Crucial U.S. Corporate Governance GapSource: Forbes
The long-overdue pursuit by boards of U.S.-headquartered public companies to get finally serious about raising their games by diversifying membership by gender, ethnicity, and age is overlooking an additional extraordinarily...
Source: World Economic Forum
I don't think we'll necessarily have another financial crisis any time soon, although the political turmoil in the United States and the world is such that I don't really feel terribly safe about anything at the moment.
Source: Yahoo Finance
Goldman Sachs chairman and CEO David Solomon joins CNBC's David Faber for a first on CNBC interview on the company's changes under his leadership, the global economy and Apple's new credit card.
April 27, 2019 Steve Forbes: Rich people don't need your money to buy electric cars -- Let's get real about EV tax creditsSource: Fox News
Americans who want to drive electric vehicles should absolutely be free to do so. But the rest of us should not be forced to subsidize their expensive, environmentally questionable choice of cars. Liberal environmentalists have...
April 24, 2019 The Role of the State in Corporate GovernanceSource: CFA Institute Blogs
What do the recent corporate governance scandals involving the Italian oil company Eni, the Franco-Japanese auto alliance Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, and the Canadian construction giant SNC-Lavalin all have in common' They each...
April 23, 2019 Opinion: Tech giants made so much money in 2018 that 2019 is bound to look pretty badSource: MarketWatch
Get ready for the phrase “tough compare” to be muttered by dozens of executives and analysts as earnings season hits high gear this week, because growth was so strong in 2018 that 2019 is bound to look bad by comparison. The...
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