Sunday, July 24, 2016

Laura Tyson

Laura Tyson, a former chair of the US President's Council of Economic Advisers, is a professor at the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley, a senior adviser at the Rock Creek Group, and a member of the World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on Gender Parity.

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Business & Finance 10

Closing the Investment Gap

Business investment depends on expected future demand and output growth, not on current returns or retained earnings. This “accelerator” theory of investment explains most – but not all – of the weakn… read more

Grand Central Station in New York City
Business & Finance 2

Doing Well by Doing Good

To listen to America’s Republican presidential candidates, one might conclude that the US government can do nothing right. But a remarkable bipartisan consensus is emerging around an approach to major… read more

Men and women in office.
Culture & Society 4

Why Gender Parity Matters

A new study estimates that the cost of gender inequality is even higher than previously thought – with far-reaching consequences. While reaching gender parity will be no easy feat, it is vitally impor… read more

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