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4 Ways to Eradicate the Corporate Disease That is Worsening the Covid-19 Pandemic

4 Ways to Eradicate the Corporate Disease That is Worsening the Covid-19 Pandemic

"It’s time for business executives, employees, and taxpayers to come...
The Economist Who Put Stock Buybacks in Washington’s Crosshairs

The Economist Who Put Stock Buybacks in Washington’s Crosshairs

In 1984, an economics professor named William Lazonick joined the...
Predatory Value Extraction

Predatory Value Extraction

In this book William Lazonick and Jang-Sup Shin explain how...
How High Drug Prices Inflate C.E.O.s’ Pay

How High Drug Prices Inflate C.E.O.s’ Pay

Drug company executives faced tough questions from Congress on Tuesday as they...
2014 HBR McKinsey Award, First Place : “Profits Without Prosperity”

2014 HBR McKinsey Award, First Place : “Profits Without Prosperity”

The HBR McKinsey Awards, judged by an independent panel of...
via Common Dreams I by Kenny Stancil I December 17, 2020
'Sick': Most Profitable US Companies Fired Workers, Enriched Shareholders During Pandemic

‘Sick’: Most Profitable US C...

"...An in-depth investigation published Wednesday by the Washington Post illuminates how "big businesses are having a very different year from most of the country," ...
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via The Washington Post I by Douglas MacMillan, Peter Whoriskey & Jonathan O’Connell I December 16, 2020
America’s biggest companies are flourishing during the pandemic and putting thousands of people out of work

America’s biggest companies are flourish...

"...Companies often buy their own stock during difficult economic periods to signal to the market that management still believes in ...
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via Monthly Review I by Meredeth Turshen & Annie Thébaud-Mony I November 1, 2020
The COVID-19 Pandemic Exposes Fatal Health Inequities

The COVID-19 Pandemic Exposes Fatal Heal...

"...Financialization furthers the restructuring of production both vertically and internationally, creating global production networks and enabling firms to raise prices ...
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via The Guardian I Rosie Collington I October 24, 2020
The myth of the 'efficient' private sector has been busted by Covid

The myth of the ‘efficient’ ...

"Last Friday, as towns and cities across the UK faced up to renewed lockdown restrictions, executives at Serco had reason ...
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via The Intercept I by Sharon Lerner I October 23, 2020
Trump sets up pharma billionaires for coronavirus payday

Trump sets up pharma billionaires for co...

"...And although Regeneron has committed to selling some of the antibodies to the government, which in turn is obligated to ...
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via KPFA l by KPFA Evening News l October 10, 2020
The KPFA Evening News (interview with William Lazonick)

The KPFA Evening News (interview with Wi...

Interview of the president of TheAIRNet, William Lazonick, in KPFA evening news [Click HERE to listen the interview] via KPFA ...
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