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Archive for September 2008
September 18, 2008

Career Lesson in Real Time

Dean Glenn Hubbard addressed an all-school group about the near-term and long-term economic impact of the current news from Wall Street.

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September 15, 2008

Learning from Lehman

The Treasury and Fed should not ignore systemic risk just to limit moral hazard. But we cannot and should not try to protect every institution.

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September 12, 2008

To Serve Is To Lead

MBA students must learn that to whom much is given, much is expected.

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September 11, 2008

Closing the Management Gap in Public Service

We need to engage businesspeople at the prime of their careers and have them give some time in the social sector.

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September 09, 2008

Power Change in Paraguay

Paraguay is selling energy to Brazil at the same price as cup of coffee in Uris Deli — $2.67. We need to renegotiate a fair price.

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September 08, 2008

New Chapter For Financial Giants

The government takeover of Fannie and Freddie marks a stunning event in the historical legacy of these financial institutions.

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September 05, 2008

Tokyo: Business Without Technology

The Tsukiji Fish Market may be one of the last places in a developed country where business is transacted quickly and efficiently without the aid of technology.

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September 03, 2008

Drug Companies Need Political Support

Big Pharma companies are putting billions on the line into high-risk projects and need better support from the government.

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September 02, 2008

Global Accounting Rules Mapped Out

The SEC's vote for international accounting standards could make it easier for investors to compare companies.

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