Archive for the 'Business and Finance' Category

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

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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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The Lure of the Gold Coast

Monday, February 9th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: The Lure of the Gold Coast; Wealthy Chinese Buyers Head to New York’s Suburbs By Julie Satow in The New York Times on February 6, 2015.

A house at the Estates at Green Fields in Old Brookville, N.Y., a development designed with Chinese buyers in mind. Indeed, the house above was snapped up by a Chinese buyer. CreditKathy Kmonicek for The New York Times

 

Picasso’s Granddaughter Plans to Sell Art, Worrying the Market

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Picasso’s Granddaughter Plans to Sell Art, Worrying the Market
By Doreen Carvajal in The New York Times on February. 4, 2015.

A painting by Pablo Picasso hangs in the living room of his granddaughter Marina Picasso. CreditBertrand Rieger/Hemis-fr

New Cities and the Speed of China’s Development

Friday, January 30th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Travelogues of a New York Jew (First Report) A New Yorker Jew in China: New Cities and the Speed of China’s Development by Shmuel Perlin.

The Technology that Unmasks Your Hidden Emotions

Friday, January 30th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: The Technology that Unmasks Your Hidden Emotions: Using Psychology and Data Mining to Discern Emotions as People Shop, Watch Ads; Breeding Privacy Concerns By Elizabeth Dwoskin and Evelyn M. Rusli in The Wall Street Journal on January 28, 2015.

We Know How You Feel: Computers are learning to read emotion, and the business world can’t wait.

Saturday, January 24th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: We Know How You Feel: Computers are learning to read emotion, and the business world can’t wait. By Raffi Khatchadourian in The New Yorker in the January 19, 2015 Issue.

By scanning your face, computers can decode your unspoken reaction to a movie, a political debate, even a video call with a friend. CREDIT ILLUSTRATION BY BRYAN CHRISTIE

Growing Up on Easy Street Has Its Own Dangers

Saturday, January 10th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Growing Up on Easy Street Has Its Own Dangers By Ron Lieber in The New York Times on January 9, 2015.

How Losing a Job Can Be Bad for Your Health

Friday, December 26th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: How Losing a Job Can Be Bad for Your Health by Claire Cain Miller in The New York Times on December 23, 2014.

An indoor cycling class at Chelsea Market in New York. In recent years, unemployment has resulted in a substantial decline in physical activity, a study says. Credi tJulieta Cervantes for The New York Times