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Global MBA 2009 ranking of full-time MBA programs published on January 26. This is the second straight year Haas has ranked in the top five for CSR.   Inclusion of CSR on the FT's top ten programs by academic discipline list solidifies its place among good business strategy and showcases the Haas School's Center for Responsible Business as a leader in CSR business education. The Center offers a diverse set of CSR curriculum offerings to MBA students and works closely with a host of companies - including Gap Inc., Hewlett-Packard, Wal-Mart, eBay, and Levi Strauss - on strategic consulting engagements, research ...
As elsewhere, prices stabilised in 2007 and the bubble burst during 2008. By the first quarter of 2009, house prices had fallen by 23% compared with the second quarter of 2007, and the number of housing loans approved fell by 73%. The fall in domestic and commercial property prices contributed to the Irish banking crisis .
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Green Car Congress: Frito-Lay to Acquire Electric Vehicles from ...
a preliminary joint marketing venture and acquisition of lithium-ion powered electric vehicles from Hybrid Technologies. ( Earlier post .) Frito-Lay, with more than 15 $100-million brands such as Lays and Fritos, is the $10 billion convenient food division of PepsiCo, Inc. The multinational will purchase and take delivery of models of the Lithium Mini Cooper model as well as the Daimler Chrysler Smart Car Lithium version from Hybrid Technologies. The first Frito Lay vehicles are scheduled for delivery by Q1 2006. The Hybrid Technologies Smartcar offers speeds in excess of 75 mph, with a range of 120+ miles at highway speeds. ... market research, surveys and trends
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At the Oscars, former Vice President Al Gore and megastar actor Leonardo DiCaprio informed a billion viewers that this was the first “green Oscar,” at least with respect to global warming. The hosts had purchased sufficient greenhouse gas offsets to allow them to free the event of any responsibility for increasing greenhouse gases. Two days later, Al Gore and emission offsets were again in the news when reports circulated that his Nashville house consumed 20 times more energy than a typical house. His spokesman responded: The Gore family had purchased green electricity and carbon offsets in sufficient quantities to ... market research, surveys and trends

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iRobot Corp. shares are undervalued | The StockMasters
  (Public, NASDAQ:IRBT) even after they increased Q4 revenue by more than 61%. However Tuesday iRobot shareholders got a nice 6% gain and the Masters believe it's just the beginning. In February iRobot earned $20.7 million in Q4 07 compared with a loss of $1.8 million in the year-ago quarter.  But just like every other company, iRobot shares have been tossed to the side, now just sitting at $18 a share. Q4 2007 was great for iRobot with revenue increasing $37.6 million, or 61.5%, to $98.7 million. For the full year, iRobot earned $9.1 million, or 36 cents per share, compared with $3.6 million, or 14 cents per share, in the ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
ILSR Columns: Cap and Tax, Don't Cap and Trade
At the Oscars, former Vice President Al Gore and megastar actor Leonardo DiCaprio informed a billion viewers that this was the first "green Oscar," at least with respect to global warming. The hosts had purchased sufficient greenhouse gas offsets to allow them to free the event of any responsibility for increasing greenhouse gases. Two days later, Al Gore and emission offsets were again in the news when reports circulated that his Nashville house consumed 20 times more energy than a typical house. His spokesman responded: The Gore family had purchased green electricity and carbon offsets in sufficient quantities to render the ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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DirecTV saves 'Damages' from death penalty, but legal bills will be expensive
In a noteworthy marriage of business interests, Sony Pictures Television and satellite broadcaster DirecTV have reached an agreement that will stay the execution of "Damages," the low-rated but critically acclaimed legal drama starring Glenn Close as cutthroat lawyer Patty Hewes. The show, which had run on News Corp.'s FX cable channel for the last three years and garnered several Emmy Awards, will move to DirecTV's 101 Network. However, if you are a "Damages" fan but do not have DirecTV, you don't have to subscribe just yet. New episodes won't start airing until late 2011 -- at the earliest. The ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Views on District 2, then and now
Power lines disappeared, trees leafed out and big old warehouses were converted to bustling restaurants, bars and art galleries. DISTRICT 2: 2000-2010 A 10-year snapshot of the district, using estimates for the 2010 data. Population •  2000: 28,893 2010: 27,678 Total households •  2000: 9,921 2010: 9,419 By race Black •  2000: 68.9 percent •  2010: 71.4 percent White •  2000: 26.7 percent •  2010: 23.3 percent Hispanic •  2000: 1.2 percent •  2010: 2.3 percent Asian •  2000: 1.9 percent •  2010: 2.1 percent Other •  2000: market trends, news research and surveys resources

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Shareholder Engagement Report - Dialogue to Deeds
Dialogue to Deeds. Shareholder Engagement Report. 2010. Dialogue to Deeds, details 2009's shareholder engagement activities and ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
A Smart Investment with WaterSense
allows you to do more using less water and feel good about preserving water for future generations. A Smart Investment. With WaterSense ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
The Variable Annuity: Probably Not a Good Investment
Extra costs combined with the different tax rates applied to capital gains versus ordinary income make variable annuities a poor choice for many. This article describes how to calculate the pros and cons of a variable annuity under several alternative scenarios. Refresher on Annuities The Trap Assumptions Case 1: Marginal Tax Bracket of 31% Case 2: 36% Tax Bracket Case 3: Assume Cut in Capital Gains Tax Moral of the Story Back to free advice page | Back to McQuarrie home page Congratulations! You are a thrifty person who believes in saving. Better yet, you make enough money that you can save with a vengeance. Naturally, ...
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I want to learn about investing, business, stocks ? - Yahoo! Answers
I'm now 28...i've been working and saving money since I was 22...I have some money now..not that much but I want to start to invest ..start a business...buy stock.... Honestly though I have NO CLUE how to ...i never went to university because I'm a musician and my goal in life is to be financially free asap so I can have a really nice and relaxed life enjoying music. anyways question is....is there a website or book etc that is very easy to understand with a lot of info on how to do these things... thank you so much ! Picking up on your desire to start up a business, if you are serious about this you ...
In investing, what is a structured note and what is it good for ...
Can you explain Structured Notes to me? Somebody suggested these as an investment vehicle that minimizes risk while magnifying the potential for gain. That's the kind of talk that makes my BS meter go off, and searching online produces a bunch of investo-speak that's probably clear if your a finance person but seems designed to muddy the waters of understanding for everybody else. Using non technical language, can you tell me what they are, what/who they're good for and what/who they are wrong for? The idea is that a structured note is a hybrid security, one that might combine both debt and equity components. So ...