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The Ghost of Christmas Future on Carbon Emission Control and Renewable Energy

The Ghost of Christmas Future on Carbon Emission Control and Renewable Energy

Two news items, one of which was published months ago, are revealing insights about why it will be exceptionally difficult to achieve carbon emissions reductions, even if there is a national political consensus about the desirability of doing so.

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Corporate Responsibility: Assessment of the Business Roundtable Manifesto

Corporate Responsibility: Assessment of the Business Roundtable Manifesto

Governments, labor unions, and activist constituencies are valuable at the margins to curb bad corporate practices, but they also cannot achieve the simultaneously unachievable goals embodied in this manifesto. Politicians who state that they can make th

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The Unfulfilled Promise of Electronic Health Records and Patient Health Management

The Unfulfilled Promise of Electronic Health Records and Patient Health Management

The national debate on health insurance coverage is a worthy subject for addressing the problem of financial stress from large health insurance or healthcare bills, but the solution to our health and healthcare crises lies elsewhere in initiatives like a

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What’s so wrong about the Saints’ reaction to the playoff officiating error

What’s so wrong about the Saints’ reaction to the playoff officiating error

Like many Pitney Bowes employees, alumni, and retirees, I was shocked and saddened by the sudden death of Ken Petersen, who passed away suddenly at the age of 59. we also know that his positive legacy will remain and continue to grow!

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Ken Petersen

Ken Petersen

Like many Pitney Bowes employees, alumni, and retirees, I was shocked and saddened by the sudden death of Ken Petersen, who passed away suddenly at the age of 59. we also know that his positive legacy will remain and continue to grow!

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