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Culture & Ethics : Galleon Group and McKinsey insider trading case

Remember the Rudyard Kipling saying I mentioned in the last blog ? It was about the six serving men he had- the What and Why and When and How and Where and Who. 766 more words

Goldman Sachs says higher oil prices could benefit global economy

On Nov. 22, Goldman Sachs bank’s analysts Jeff Currie and Mikhail Sprogis wrote in a research note that higher oil prices could boost the global economy. 32 more words

Economy

Chris Hedges | The Mafia State

 These profits are counted as economic growth. But this is a fiction, a sleight of hand, like unemployment statistics or the consumer price index, used to mask the speculative shell game. 1,137 more words

Government/Politics

In Praise of Donald Trump

(I have just put up the video from my talk in Racine, Wisconsin on the Visit Videos link at the top. I particularly enjoyed this one because my two oldest grandkids, Mya and Camron, were there with me. 1,238 more words

Discernment

Industry 4.0. a cultural revolution before a technology one

Industry 4.0. a cultural revolution before a technology one

by Antonio Ieranò

We are used to deal with linguistic expressions consisting of a name and two wagered numbers whose second is a zero: Type 2.0, 3.0, 4.0 and so on. 851 more words

Editorials

How Goldman Sachs made it back into Washington's inner circle...

Via

When Gary Cohn, president of Goldman Sachs, walked into Trump Tower earlier this week, it was just one of dozens of meetings President-elect Donald Trump as held with advisers, potential cabinet picks and well wishers over the last few weeks. 768 more words

Politics

Black Friday Redux

I thought “Black Friday” was a day, immediately after giving thanks for all our advantages, when we were supposed to go collectively insane and buy everything in and out of sight because it was cheap because it was Black Friday which is always right after Thanksgiving…. 784 more words

Trump