Category Archives: Thought-Provoking Analysis

Once women overcome early career challenges, they may reap more rewards than male peers, new research shows

By Katherine L. Milkman, professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania There’s still a long way to go and for working women, the news is often demoralizing. We learn of case after case of gross workplace abuses … Continue reading

Posted in Business, civilization, Compensation, Discrimination, Fairness, Gender Gap, income, leadership, Money, Politics, Power, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States, Women

FiveThirtyEight Forecast: 2 in 3 Chances Republicans keep control of the Senate

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Posted in Controversial, Elections, FiveThirtyEight, Senate, Thought-Provoking Analysis

New FiveThirtyEight Forecast: 5 out of 6 likelihood Democrats take control of the House

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The Policymakers Saved the Financial System. And America Never Forgave Them.

By Neil Irwin in the New York Times Crisis and Consequences: A decade ago this week, Wall Street imploded. It’s hard to overstate how deeply Americans despised their government’s response to the global financial crisis. It has helped shape the … Continue reading

Posted in Finance, government, Money, New York Times, Thought-Provoking Analysis

Lessons From the Financial Crisis: Q and A with Neel Kashkari of the Minneapolis Fed

By Caleb Silver in Investopedia The federal bailout of financial institutions in the midst of the 2008-09 financial crisis was one of the most critical and controversial government led interventions in history. Unprecedented policy moves were enacted that granted the … Continue reading

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