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Social entrepreneur Ron Cordes exhorted the audience at the Wharton Social Impact Conference to ask their financial advisors about impact investing, because “demand flows up.”
In a new book, Iris Bohnet explains how small but powerful process interventions can address the persistent problem of gender discrimination in the workplace.
Brazil is undergoing one of its worst periods of political uncertainty, tackling an economic recession and fighting the Zika virus outbreak — all during a year in which it plans[…]
It’s commonly believed that investors interested in having a social impact might need to sacrifice financial returns. But that is simply not true, according to Liesel Pritzker Simmons, co-founder of[…]
So much spin pervades modern communication that it can be hard to spot when we’re being linguistically conned. To decipher it, two 'National Lampoon' staffers wrote 'Spinglish: The Definitive Dictionary[…]
McDonald’s faces an uphill battle in a case where it wants regulators to determine that it is not a joint employer of its franchisees’ workers. The implications for the franchise[…]
Wharton professor Peter Conti-Brown demystifies the U.S. Federal Reserve in a new book.
A data breach at a Los Angeles hospital that was settled for a ransom has set medical institutions on edge. Can such attacks be prevented, or is this the start[…]
The removal of two federal regulatory barriers last October is expected to further accelerate growth in impact investing. But some obstacles persist, including a need for basic awareness of the[…]
Israel has developed a strong high-tech industry, but Arab participation is miniscule. Tsofen, a non-profit organization, is working to bridge this divide.