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Corporate Governance, Tax Avoidance, and Finance Constraints

In response to greater financial constraints and more costly external financing, firms may avoid corporate taxes to generate funds for investment. In that sense, outside investors may recognize tax management as a value-increasing activity, especially for a financially constrained firm. 1,253 more words

Corporate Governance

How to make it easier for women to report sexual harassment

In December of 2002, Time featured three women whistleblowers on the cover of its “person of the year” issue, noting that in “a year when our trust in American institutions was tested, Sherron Watkins of Enron, Coleen Rowley of the FBI and Cynthia Cooper of WorldCom found the strength to stand for what’s right.” At the time, I was at the Securities and Exchange Commission, and I had worked on countless cases where—to put it bluntly—a powerful and ethically unhinged group of men stole things from innocent people. 1,432 more words

Joke of the Year... Suzuki, Toyota sign MoU to make EVs in India...LOL

Toyota Motor Corporation, the world’s biggest automaker and Suzuki Motor Corporation, parent company of Maruti Suzuki concluded a memorandum of understanding to develop electric vehicles (EV) in India in around 2020. 390 more words

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Just Say No! Stop Gov. Brown from helping former legislators cash in on PERS

Oregon’s Senate Rules Committee needs to straighten up and fly right when it considers proposed appointments by Gov. Kate Brown one week from today.

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The Week in Review: October 22, 2017

Hey Guys…..This blog is designed to review the current events that occurred in the business world each week.  The information in this blog can help round out your knowledge of the current trends in business and industry.  453 more words

Accounting

DIRTY MUELLER'S LEAD PROSECUTOR ANDREW WEISMANN HAS HISTORY OF PROSECUTORIAL MISCONDUCT, COURTS REVERSING CONVICTIONS, TERROR TACTICS

  

Andrew Weissmann: Little has been said of the danger of prosecutorial overreach and the true history of Mueller’s lead prosecutor and his close friend. Time after time,  368 more words

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