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When is honesty not the best policy and deception morally correct? More often than you might think, as it turns out.
Child care — or the lack of affordable care options — is a multi-layered economic issue that has wide-ranging repercussions for the U.S. and globally. But even as costs continue to go up, few concrete solutions are in sight.
Legislators in Washington are up in arms over a wave of companies pursuing overseas acquisitions so they can escape high U.S. taxes. But can the capital flight be stopped?
New Wharton research finds that over the course of a work day, employees pay less and less attention to the secondary tasks that, while not as central to their jobs, can create big problems if overlooked.
The increasing need to deliver vaccines at the proper temperature to remote parts of the world is only one factor fueling the growth of the “cold chain” industry.
With the death of chairman Emilio Botin, the next generation of Banco Santander leadership — including Botin’s daughter, Ana Patricia — faces the challenge of adapting the bank’s model to a rapidly changing economy and customer base.
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Despite the Justice Department’s ruling in the Bank of America mortgage case, it’s unlikely those hurt most will get any money, or that the outcome will prevent a re-occurrence.
Israel’s trade with Turkey is growing, but strained diplomatic relations are hampering what could become a very strong partnership, experts say.
Consumers aren’t always looking for a “miracle product” to fix their problems — sometimes, they want to work hand-in-hand with a brand to succeed, Wharton research shows.
Qin Zhi, CEO of Chinese automobile website Autohome, says offering a one-stop solution to auto customers has been the firm’s biggest advantage.
Kraft Foods’ vice president Barry Calpino discusses how the company reinvigorated aging brands and introduced some category-busting new ones — and why the firm can’t afford to rest on its laurels.