Tags » Bill Gates

The Complexities of Work and Pay

The whole subject of work and pay is more complex than we usually suppose. For one thing, technological progress has greatly increased economic growth in recent decades, making a shorter work week possible, as predicted by John Maynard Keynes in the 1930s. 1,073 more words

Economics

Movie Recommendations: #38

Pirates of Silicon Valley(1999)

Director:Martyn Burke

Starring:Anthony Michael Hall,Noah Wyle,Joey Slotnick,John DiMaggio,Josh Hopkins. Pirates of Silicon Valley is a drama film which chronicles the rise of two of the biggest software companies in the world-Microsoft and Apple. 115 more words

Movies

SAUDI PRINCE TO DONATE FORTUNE TO CHARITY

Saudi Arabian billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal has said he will donate his entire $32bn
(£20bn; €29bn) fortune to charity.

Prince Alwaleed, 60, is one of the world’s richest people. 294 more words

Wealth

Philanthropy: A Public Relations Exercise for Eugenicists?

The Rockefeller Foundation also infamously helped found the Nazi eugenics program, donating what amounts to millions of dollars in today’s money to the Kaiser Wilhelm Institute, in addition to funding the early work of the Angel of Death, Josef Mengele.

1,573 more words
The International Reporter