Boards of directors need to maximize value for stakeholders, not just shareholders. Why? It's good business.
The price of residential properties in Hong Kong declined 3.8 percent since November, according to a report by the University of Hong Kong.
Early reports indicate that consumer expectations will drop in February, indicating that consumers are tightening even further on spending.
Making a few little changes to how you drive can save you a surprising amount of fuel without adding much time at all to your trip.
Spring is around the corner. That means warmer weather, bike rides, and savings from not going by car.
When it comes to taxing the wealthiest Americans, some methods are better than others in leveling the playing field.
The Labor Department routinely adjust jobs upward in winter, to make up for bad weather. So when there isn’t any bad weather in January, the job numbers go up automatically.
According to the Buffett Rule the wealthy should pay at least as much tax as middle-income households. That sounds straightforward but it’s not.
The "gross out" factor has long prohibited efforts to take dirty water and transform it into drinkable water. That resistance may abate if water prices rise.
When you add up all of the little costs, every mile you drive costs you at least $0.50 in fuel, maintenance, wear and tear, and tolls. If you’re commuting 10 miles each way every day, that’s $10 a day saved by sharing the trip.
State competition to provide tax breaks to older residents, especially wealthy seniors, is similar to the way states use tax subsidies to woo businesses. It may not make much sense, but it sure is trendy.
Japan couldn't trick its way out of an economic meltdown, and neither can the US.