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The Secrets of Getting Into Harvard Were Once Closely Guarded. That"s About to Change.

A trial beginning Monday will examine how Harvard uses race to shape its student body. The court decision could upend practices of other elite colleges......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 12th, 2018

The Secrets of Getting Into Harvard Were Once Closely Guarded. That"s About to Change

A trial beginning Monday will examine how Harvard uses race to shape its student body. The court decision could upend practices of other elite colleges......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 11th, 2018

Harvard amasses California vineyards and water underneath

Making a bet on climate change, the university’s $39 billion endowment has been snapping up farmland and the related rights. In a warming planet, few resources will be as strained as water. ‘It was surprising, the prices they were willing to pay.’.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 11th, 2018

Harvard amasses California vineyards and water underneath

Making a bet on climate change, the university’s $39 billion endowment has been snapping up farmland and the related rights. In a warming planet, few resources will be as strained as water. ‘It was surprising, the prices they were willing to pay.’.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 11th, 2018

Harvard amasses California vineyards and the water underneath

Making a bet on climate change, the university’s $39 billion endowment has been snapping up farmland and the related rights. In a warming planet, few resources will be as strained as water. ‘It was surprising, the prices they were willing to pay.’.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 11th, 2018

Harvard amasses California vineyards and the water underneath

Making a bet on climate change, the university’s $39 billion endowment has been snapping up farmland and the related rights. In a warming planet, few resources will be as strained as water. ‘It was surprising, the prices they were willing to pay.’.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 11th, 2018

Harvard quietly amasses California vineyards---and the water underneath

Making a bet on climate change, the university’s $39 billion endowment has been snapping up farmland and the related rights. In a warming planet, few resources will be as strained as water. ‘It was surprising, the prices they were willing to pay.’.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 11th, 2018

Harvard quietly amasses California vineyards---and the water underneath

Making a bet on climate change, the university’s $39 billion endowment has been snapping up farmland and the related rights. In a warming planet, few resources will be as strained as water. ‘It was surprising, the prices they were willing to pay.’.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 11th, 2018

Harvard Quietly Amasses California Vineyards---and the Water Underneath

Making a bet on climate change, the university’s $39 billion endowment has been snapping up farmland and the related rights. In a warming planet, few resources will be as strained as water. ‘It was surprising, the prices they were willing to pay.’.....»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjDec 11th, 2018

Two Louisville CEOs among the 100 best performing in the world

The CEOs of two Louisville companies are considered among the best-performing in the world for 2018, according to Harvard Business Review. The publication ranked 100 CEOs, taking into account financial data, shareholder return and change in mark.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 26th, 2018

Harvard trial proves it’s easier to get into an elite college if your family donates — here are 5 other ways the wealthy have an edge

The closely-watched affirmative action trial is pulling back the curtain on the opaque world of college admissions......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 19th, 2018

How Uber quietly raised $2 billion

Uber has found a way to tap debt markets when burning through billions of dollars of cash: Keep financial details closely guarded and hire former Goldman Sachs bankers to oversee the deals......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 18th, 2018

How Uber quietly raised $2 billion

Uber has found a way to tap debt markets when burning through billions of dollars of cash: Keep financial details closely guarded and hire former Goldman Sachs bankers to oversee the deals......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 18th, 2018

The secrets of getting into Harvard will be spilled soon

A trial beginning Monday will examine how Harvard uses race to shape its student body. The court decision could upend practices of other elite colleges......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 11th, 2018

The secrets of getting into Harvard will be spilled soon

A trial beginning Monday will examine how Harvard uses race to shape its student body. The court decision could upend practices of other elite colleges......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 11th, 2018

Intel broadens horizons outside its own walls as it narrows list of CEO candidates

Intel Corp. is steadily working its way down a closely-guarded list of likely candidates for CEO, and is open to hiring someone from outside the company — a first for the 50-year-old chipmaker, Bloomberg reports, citing sources close to the searc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 5th, 2018

Most economic forecasts have a big blind spot: Climate change

Many closely-followed economic models don't take into account the mounting costs of extreme weather cause by climate change, which might be accelerating faster than forecasters think......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 17th, 2018

Most economic forecasts have a big blind spot: Climate change

Many closely-followed economic models don't take into account the mounting costs of extreme weather cause by climate change, which might be accelerating faster than forecasters think......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 17th, 2018

The Tell: Stock-market shift from growth to value ‘a meaningful bounce’ but not yet a ‘trend change’

Don’t call it a trend change, but long-suffering value investors could be in for some relief if recent trends and seasonal factors hold up, says one of Wall Street’s most closely followed technical analysts......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 4th, 2018

The Tell: Here’s one way to play a stock-market shift to value from growth

Don’t call it a trend change, but long-suffering value investors could be in for some relief if recent trends and seasonal factors hold up, says one of Wall Street’s most closely followed technical analysts......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 1st, 2018

One Thing Trump Nominee Brett Kavanaugh Won’t Change Is the Supreme Court’s Harvard-Yale Monopoly

The last non-Ivy Leaguer was appointed in 1981. Brett Kavanaugh is officially President Trump's Supreme Court Justice nominee, and he’s a f.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 10th, 2018