MiB: Lisa Cook, Economist/Researcher at CEA & Fed

This week, we speak with Dr. Lisa Cook, a professor in the department of econ.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytOct 17th, 2020

MedMen"s COO, General Counsel Resign; Company Announces New CTO

U.S. cannabis dispensary operator MedMen Enterprises Inc (OTC: MMNFF) said Friday that it accepted the resignations of Ben Cook, its chief operating officer, and Lisa Sergi, its general counsel and a board member. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 22nd, 2019

MedMen says its COO and General Counsel have resigned

Cannabis retailer MedMen Enterprises Inc. said Friday it has accepted the resignations of two senior officials. The company said Chief Operating Officer Ben Cook and General Counsel Lisa Sergi who is also .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 19th, 2019

How being resourceful creates opportunities

A firm needed a researcher. Applicants were a scientist, an engineer and an economist.  Each was given a stone, a piece of string and a stopwatch and told to determine a certain building’s height. The scientist went to the rooftop, tied the s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 6th, 2018

Goldman Sachs" top economist says the size of a new Democratic majority in the Senate would be critical to the amount of stimulus it passes

A narrow Democratic majority in the Senate would likely mean less fiscal stimulus than a larger majority of 53 or 54 seats, J.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider19 hr. 13 min. ago

Goldman Sachs" top economist says the size of a Democratic majority win in the Senate would be critical to the amount of stimulus it passes

A narrow Democratic majority in the Senate would likely result in less fiscal stimulus than a larger majority in which Democrats hold 53 or 54 seats, Jan Hatzius said. The U.S. Capitol is seen from the Russell Senate Office Building.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider20 hr. 13 min. ago

"Nothing more North Carolina than Cookout": Biden orders milkshakes at Cook Out, inspiring an explosion of support from fans of the regional chain with a cult following

Joe Biden is hoping to win over North Carolinians with a trip to the regional fast-food chain Cook Out. Joe Biden vi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider20 hr. 13 min. ago

The US dollar won"t crash despite the economy"s $16 trillion pandemic debt pile, economist Larry Summers says

"The dollar is the world's safe haven. It's the place that money moves into when people get nervous about the state of the world," Summers said. Former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers. Rob Kim/Getty Images The US.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytOct 19th, 2020

Cook Out pays $1.8 million for property tied to Raleigh entrepreneur

An LLC controlled by fast food chain Cook Out has purchased property from an entity tied to a Raleigh entrepreneur......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2020

Flippy, the $30,000 automated robot fast-food cook, is now for sale with "demand through the roof" — see how it grills burgers and fries onion rings

Flippy can cook 19 items, including Impossible Burgers, chicken wings, and hash browns, replacing the need for staff to do so. Flippy. Miso Robo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 18th, 2020

Brown University Researcher Says Trump Signs, American Flags "Scare" & "Traumatize" Black People

Brown University Researcher Says Trump Signs, .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 17th, 2020

Coronavirus fallout can morph into a global financial crisis, the World Bank"s chief economist says

Governments' fundraising and bond-buying is not sustainable and could spark debt .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytOct 16th, 2020

US stocks climb after retail-sales data trounces expectations

American retail spending climbed 1.9% last month, more than doubling economist estimates. The reading marks the gauge's fifth straight increase. .....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytOct 16th, 2020

For Australian women, advice to "lean in" doesn"t help them — the only path to success is still being a charismatic man

Labor economist Leonora Risse found that bold and confident men are m.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytOct 16th, 2020

A chief economist says Mitch McConnell expects Trump to lose the election — and breaks down why that means there will be no stimulus money until February


Category: personnelSource: nytOct 16th, 2020

"One of the craziest years ever": St. Louis restaurant goes from shutting down to winning $25,000

Even before the Covid-19 pandemic forced restaurant owners to cook up different ways to dish out meals to diners, it was a challenging year for Steve Ewing. The namesake behind Steve’s Hot Dogs and Burgers made the difficult decision in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 16th, 2020

Sharon Cook: 2020 created opportunity for deeper connections with colleagues

Sharon Cook, senior vice president and chief marketing officer for the Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta, oversees the bank's external affairs including corporate communications, marketing, and government relations. She joined the bank in 2008 and assume.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 15th, 2020

Economist: 2021 recession likely, presidential election will determine rate of economic growth

Even with a Covid-19 vaccine .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 15th, 2020

Dcode’s new managing director wants to make federal innovation mainstream

Government and contracting veteran Lisa Gaisford has come to the D.C. technology accelerator......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 15th, 2020

Need a recipe? Kroger rolls out new tool to help you cook at home

Kroger Co. has launched a Twitter tool aimed at helping people come up with inventive ways to use what they have on hand in the kitchen. Cincinnati-based Kroger (NYSE: KR), the nation’s largest operator of traditional supermarkets, has launc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 15th, 2020

UT Dallas researcher takes top prize at Tech Titans 5G Grand Challenge

After searching for innovative uses of 5G technology, a panel of local leaders has selected a UT Dallas researcher's project to us the technology to bring VR to the classroom......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 14th, 2020