Posts Tagged ‘business schools’

July 25th, 2013 - 11:04 am § in America, China, Politics

Is Free Trade Good For US . part 2.

In response to Norm My point us the same.  Protectionism raises cost on everything workers buy while encouraging capital flight. How do you feel about Japanese protectionism or french protectionism.  Do you think THEIR workers benefit.from the absurd prices for rice and wheat? As for Korean and Ja[...]

April 19th, 2011 - 12:21 pm § in America, Hypocrisy

2011 .. HUGE Increases in Salaries

from Huff Post WASHINGTON — CEOs at 299 U.S. companies earned a staggering $3.4 billion combined in executive compensation in 2010, a new study by the nation’s largest labor union found. Ed. Leaving aside right vs. left simplicity, what worries me is that this diversion of money is NOT going[...]

April 19th, 2011 - 6:19 am § in America, Schools & Colleges

Who is Richard Sandefer and Why Should I Care?

Sandefer is the founder of the  Acton School of Business and a prime mover behind the effort in Texas to radically change the University of Texas. from Real Estate Investment Ideas No doubt the most unusual M.B.A. program in the country is run by the Acton School of Business in Texas. It is built o[...]

April 18th, 2011 - 10:49 am § in Schools & Colleges

Is the BS in business, just BS? A discussion in the NY Times.

The real problem highlighted here is that college is the new high school. Compared to my late father in law who studied and revelled in Shakespeare and serious European and American history and literature in high school, today college is the best chance for young minds to be educated and develope in[...]