James Bauer

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Digby Jones: UK must quit EU unless it radically reforms

Lord Jones of Birmingham says David Cameron is unlikely to achieve significant concessions and that referendum on membership should be held before 2015 election<p>David Cameron is unlikely to extract any significant concessions in his attempt to re-negotiate European Union membership and as a result …

Bitcoin Is Having Another Preposterously Huge Day

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Economy

China's Leaders Unveil Economic Reforms

China's leaders have laid out a plan to wrest a bigger chunk of the country's economy from state control and turn it over to the free market in hopes of stimulating growth and curb corruption.<p>At the end of the four-day Third Plenum meeting, Communist Party leaders said that state ownership would …

Have Bitcoin To Burn? Next Stop Could Be The Farm

For food producers who sell directly to consumers, credit cards are both a blessing and a curse.<p>They're a way to do business with cashless customers, but 3 percent of every credit card sale is usually charged to the farmer as a transaction fee. That adds up in a high-volume, low-profit business …

China's Third Plenum: Xi Jinping consolidates power

Xi Jinping, the Chinese president, emerges from a key Communist party meeting with a stronger mandate and new powers to sidestep his own government<p>Xi Jinping, the <b>Chinese</b> president, has tightened his control over the Communist party, emerging from a key four-day meeting with new powers to sidestep …

Three-Quarters of Americans Want a Minimum Wage Increase

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>When President Obama came out in support of a minimum wage increase last week, he was by no means …

The need for an analytical approach to life

Risk analysis is not about predicting events; it’s about understanding the probability of possible scenarios, according to Elisabeth Paté-Cornell, …

Business School

Forbes makes move into online MBAs

Forbes Media, the publisher of Forbes business magazine, has announced an alliance with a US business school, in the latest sign of interest from …

Profit

Provide a real-world education from experts in the field

Are business schools going down the same path as rotary dial telephones and paper road maps? Much has been made of the downturn in demand for …

Education

India’s MBA dream loses some of its lustre

A few years ago, it was boom time in India. The economy was awash with capital and investors were salivating at the prospect of a nation with a young …

Business School