Category Archives for Business
The FT reports that private sector holders of Greek debt are warming to the debt swap while Greek CDS rates are increasing. Odd, no?
Author John Lanchester in this weekend’s FT talks about why the world of finance is absent from modern literature.
From the New York Times: Some said they were fighting the legal doctrine of corporate personhood; others, not fully understanding what that meant, believed it meant corporations paid no taxes whatsoever. Yikes.
The Harvard Business Review on surviving rough times without firing people: Estimates by Mercer and others indicate that losses just for the major risks (e.g., employee accidents, office theft, etc.) exceed $85 billion annually; in effect, these dwarf the near … Continue reading