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Does research always have to be targeted towards economic benefit?

If you are a developing Asian state, the answer apparently seems to be ‘yes’. This has been suggested as a strategy for Asian countries in achieving their research and development goals.  416 more words

Social Benefit Of Carbon Is Ten To A Hundred Times The Estimated Social Cost

From NoTricksZone, by Ed Caryl, Oct 2015

We see many articles and posts about the Social Cost of Carbon (SCC) as an excuse for carbon taxes, but nothing about the Social Benefits of Carbon (SBC). 566 more words


Do Whatever You Want - You will be Ok, is that desired???

Do Whatever You Want and you guess what, you will probably be Ok. Ok, yes, Great?, unlikely. Much of this post came to me after reading about Risk Homeostasis Theory and thinking about my life. 1,236 more words

A note about me...

I have enjoyed many roles including as a primary care physician, researcher, author and multidisciplinary collaborator as well as a closet cyclist and distance runner. I am often found assembling and impassioning a diverse team of stakeholders anxious to transform health outcomes through crowd-based intelligence, medical device integration, and informatics-driven new business models.  31 more words

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Sony's Vision: More Than Just Profits?

Companies in this day and age take more than just profits to run. Now business is a forever-evolving landscape to which all firms need to adapt to, in order to survive and… 571 more words


Google's Impact Around the World

Today’s post will take a look at a technology company that understands the importance of CSR and is utilizing it every day in their corporate strategy.   379 more words