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COMMENTARY: The Greyhound Principle

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Racing dogs are trained to chase a mechanical rabbit that always goes a little faster than the fleetest dog. This causes them to run faster than they otherwise would. Companies that annually set overly ambitious performance objectives for their employees employ this greyhound principle. To a point, it works. Most people achieve more when expectations are set high. The strategy … Read More The post COMMENTARY: The Greyhound Principle appeared first on What Will Matter.

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Inspiration For Hollywood's Gordon Gekko Endorses Sanders | The …

The inspiration for Oliver Stone's iconic Wall Street kingpin Gordon Gekko is throwing his support behind Bernie Sanders for President. … Gordon Gekko giving "Greed is good" speech in Wall Street – YouTube screenshot.

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Obama Says Wall Street's Reformed: He's Wrong – Opposing Views

Sorry, President Barack Obama, but the Wall Street of 2016 doesn't look much different than the Wall Street of 2009. At the time, the country was still reeling from the financial crisis and the Great Recession. Lawmakers had yet …

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Obama Says Wall Street's Reformed: He's Wrong – Opposing Views

President Obama Speaks on Wall Street Reform | The White House

President Obama Speaks on Wall Street Reform. March 07, 2016 | 12:06 | Public Domain. President delivered remarks following a meeting with financial regulators on their progress in implementing Wall Street Reform. March 7, 2016.

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This Patriotic Millionaire is calling out Wall Street on its greed

Prior to BlackRock, Pearl enjoyed a long tenure on Wall Street where he invented some of the securitization technology connecting America's capital markets to consumers in need of credit. Mr. Pearl was not born poor.

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This Patriotic Millionaire is calling out Wall Street on its greed

Pro-Occupy Wall Street Congressman Operates … – The Daily Caller

Florida Rep. Alan Grayson operates a hedge fund which seeks to capitalize off of "turmoil due to economic, political, or natural disasters."

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Pro-Occupy Wall Street Congressman Operates … – The Daily Caller

COMMENTARY 970.1: Finding God in the Park

Abe was fiercely independent, even at age 85, but after a mild stroke his son insisted he move in with him. Abe missed going to the park near his old apartment, and one Saturday he set out to find it. When he became disoriented, he asked a young boy named Timmy where the park was. Timmy said he’d like to … Read More The post COMMENTARY 970.1: Finding God in the Park appeared first on What Will Matter.

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Paul Krugman Deems 170 Policy Experts Who Support Sanders …

The New York Times columnist burnished his reputation as an irrelevant pundit Wednesday when he judged as “un-seriousâ€� 170 economic and financial policy experts who support the Wall Street reforms of Democratic …

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Horizons: Wall Street Reform is Working

One of the provisions in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform bill is to identify "Systemically Important Financial Institutions" (SIFI, another way of saying "too big to fail"). Those institutions now have to abide by special regulations, …

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Horizons: Wall Street Reform is Working

170 Economists Endorse Bernie Sanders' Plan To Reform Wall St …

170 of the nation's top economists have released a letter endorsing Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders's plan to reform Wall Street. … Bernie Sanders has been on a crusade for years to reform Wall Street, and the success of his campaign is the worst nightmare of the country's greedy big banks. The reality is that little has changed since the Great Recession. The big banks got bailed out and learned the wrong lesson from the recession. Wall Street feels …

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