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God's Bankers and Pontiff: Too Improbable for Fiction

A major subplot of my twisty thriller Pontiff involves the secretive Vatican Bank and a new pope’s desire to clean it up.  There’s a new book out called… 353 more words

Writing

At U.S. Companies, Time to Coax the Directors Into Talking by GRETCHEN MORGENSON

NYT business news! Board members of European companies routinely make themselves available to investors, but their peers in the United States seem to fear such contact.http://ift.tt/1D0adkF

Brett Fingerhut

Linda Zecher of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: The Danger of ‘One Size Fits All’ by ADAM BRYANT

NYT business news! Ms. Zecher says that rigidity in large companies sometimes makes it difficult for employees to be entrepreneurial and grow in their roles.http://ift.tt/1BEiZk1

Brett Fingerhut

At U.S. Companies, Time to Coax the Directors Into Talking by GRETCHEN MORGENSON

Nicky Kundnani recommends New York Times’ new Business Day article
By GRETCHEN MORGENSON

Board members of European companies routinely make themselves available to investors, but their peers in the United States seem to fear such contact. 13 more words

Business

Linda Zecher of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: The Danger of ‘One Size Fits All’ by ADAM BRYANT

Nicky Kundnani recommends New York Times’ new Business Day article
By ADAM BRYANT

Ms. Zecher says that rigidity in large companies sometimes makes it difficult for employees to be entrepreneurial and grow in their roles. 12 more words

Business

Ep 64: Is Bad Economic News Finally Weighing on Stocks?

The Peter Schiff Show Podcast – Episode 64

Time: 10:38

Economy

VIDEO: Lagos on lockdown amid polling

The BBC’s Gabriel Gatehouse reports on high security in the Nigerian city of Lagos as voting in the presidential election takes place.

from BBC News – World http://ift.tt/199SrPY

Foreign Policy