Investor Relations: Shrinking niche in communications

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  In 1997, at its peak, there were 7,000 listed on U.S. In its special edition "The World in 2012," [not online] THE ECONOMIST has a section of the loss of confidence in public companies.  Donfiore - Dreamstime.com.

You don’t have to be Barack Obama to use rhetoric and imagery to discuss the financial crisis

Max Atkinson

Our climb will be steep", as he did in his victory speech in Chicago, but conjuring up images of journeys and hills isn't the kind of thing that professionals like economists and bankers can do. Complicated it may be, but here we have a Nobel prize-winning economist (Joseph Stiglitz) talking about an economy going into "a tailspin", using a contrast (between two points in time and two contrasting facts) followed by a medical metaphor (“the cure is worse than the disease”).

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Theresa May & Hillary Clinton: Do we watch their words or wardrobes?

The Eloquent Woman

May, a seasoned politician, also has served as a Member of Parliament since 1997, a role she continues to hold.)

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Designing Choreographies for the New Economy of Attention

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Human attention-structures work differently from goods and services and will require a new kind of economics and a new kind of economist. The economists have not realized this yet, but then neither have the rest of us. Lanham 1997 Lanham, Richard. 1997. "A

"Pay It Forward" or "Pay It Yourself?"

Speaking Of...

In the 1970s, Yale University instituted a Tuition Postponement Option, developed by Nobel prize–winning economist James Tobin, designed to “help needy students afford an Ivy League education in a way that wouldn’t discourage them from pursuing worthy low-paying careers.” The share of general fund monies going to higher education in Oregon declined from 17 percent in 1997 to 5.8

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