Archive for the 'Business and Finance' Category

Sixty-Two People Now Have a Greater Net Worth Than Half the World’s Population

Monday, January 18th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Sixty-Two People Now Have a Greater Net Worth Than Half the World’s Population on the Vice News on January 18, 2016.

Is Donald Trump Broke?

Saturday, November 28th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Guest Post: Is Donald Trump Broke?  by Tyler Durden on the Zero Hedge website on August 7, 2015 .

Taking on the Drug Profiteers

Thursday, October 8th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Taking on the Drug Profiteers by James Surowiecki in the New Yorker in the October 12, 2015 Issue.

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Valeant’s Drug Price Strategy Enriches It, but Infuriates Patients and Lawmakers

Monday, October 5th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Valeant’s Drug Price Strategy Enriches It, but Infuriates Patients and Lawmakers By Andrew Pollack and Sabrina Tavernise in The New York Times on October 4, 2015.

Susan Mannes with her husband, Bruce, outside their Grandville, Mich., home.CreditEmily Rose Bennett for The New York Times

Volkswagen, Why?

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Volkswagen, Why? on by Kenneth Eisold on his What You Don’t Know You Know blog on September 29, 2015.

Why We Compete: A scientific looks at people’s obsessions with besting their peers

Saturday, September 26th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Why We Compete: A scientific looks at people’s obsessions with besting their peers by Matthew Hutson in the Atlantic Magazine  in the October 2015 Issue.

30 charts and maps that explain China today

Friday, September 25th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: 30 charts and maps that explain China today:  China’s mind-boggling size, economy and history, visualized by Ana Swanson in The Washington Post on September 24, 2015.

Economic Globalization and Mental Health: Individual suffering in social context

Saturday, August 1st, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Economic Globalization and Mental Health: Individual suffering in social context on the Public Seminar website on July 31st, 2015.

Farming in India © Kannan Muthuraman | Flickr

Merkel ‘gambling away’ Germany’s reputation over Greece, says Habermas

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Merkel ‘gambling away’ Germany’s reputation over Greece, says Habermas by Philip Oltermann Exclusive: Intellectual figurehead of European integration says efforts of previous generations put at risk by Angela Merkel’s hardline stance on Greece on the Guardian Website on July 16, 2015.

German chancellor Angela Merkel has been accused of ‘punishing’ Greece. Photograph: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

What Economics Can (and Can’t) Do

Tuesday, July 14th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: What Economics Can (and Can’t) Do by Gary Gutting and Daniel Hausman in The New York Times on July 14, 2015.

Money Talks in Therapy, Society, and Life

Friday, July 10th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Money Talks in Therapy, Society, and Life by Brenda Berger and Stephenie Newman, reviewed by Ezra Feinberg on the New Books in Psychoanalysis website on July 9, 2015.

The US Must Save Greece

Friday, July 10th, 2015

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Click Here to Read and View: The US Must Save Greece By Joseph Stiglitz in TIME Magazine on July 9, 2015.

The Role of the Unconscious in Career Development

Thursday, June 4th, 2015

Dr-Lynn-FriedmanClick Here to Read: The Role of the Unconscious in Career Development By Janet Scarborough Civitelli, Ph.D. on the Vocation Village website on March 9, 2015.

Click Here to Read: Understanding the Role of Unconscious Conflict in Career Counseling by Lynn Friedman on the National Career Development Association Website.

Click Here to Read: Understanding the Role of Transference in Career Counseling
By Lynn Friedman  on the National Career Development Association Website.

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One Man’s Millions Turn a Community Around in Florida

Monday, May 25th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  One Man’s Millions Turn a Community Around in Florida by Lizette Alvarez in The New York Times on May 25, 2015.

Harris Rosen visited a day care center for 3- and 4-year-olds in Tangelo Park, Fla., part of the education initiative he has spent the last two decades financing.CreditMelissa Lyttle for The New York Time

Meaningful Use Stage 3 Proposed Rule: 5 Takeaways for Physicians

Monday, March 30th, 2015

Physicians

Click Here to Read: Meaningful Use Stage 3 Proposed Rule: 5 Takeaways for Physicians by Margalit Gur-Arie on the HIT Consultants website on March 24, 2015.

NCAA ‘concerned’ over Indiana law that allows biz to reject gays

Friday, March 27th, 2015

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Click Here to read: NCAA ‘concerned’ over Indiana law that allows biz to reject gays By Eric Bradner on the CNN website on March 26, 2015.

Lord Freud: the man who saved the welfare system Despite Labour’s attempts to have him fired, the welfare minister is a model public servant

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Lord Freud: the man who saved the welfare system Despite Labour’s attempts to have him fired, the welfare minister is a model public servant by Peter Osborne on the Spectator website on March 28, 2015.

The Anthem hack is VERY BAD–but there are even more technology, policy, and legal problems we must fight to fix

Friday, February 13th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Statement by Deborah Peel about the Anthem Hack and Medical Insurance Issues.

Stressed by Money? Get on the Couch

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Stressed by Money? Get on the Couch by Paul Sullivan in The New York Times on February 9, 2015.

Madam C.E.O., Get Me a Coffee

Monday, February 9th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Madam C.E.O., Get Me a Coffee: Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant on Women Doing ‘Office Housework’ By Adam Grant and Sheryl Sandberg in The New York Times on February 6, 2015.

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