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Jeff Greene
Jeff Greene is an entrepreneur, the philanthropist founder of The Greene Institute, and the host of Closing The Gap, a conference bringing together leading thinkers and thinking leaders to develop strategies for an inclusive economy. Learn more at

Entries by Jeff Greene

Three Reasons Business Leaders Should Care About Upward Mobility

(0) Comments | Posted November 9, 2015 | 12:35 PM

Today, rather than being the world's poster child for a fair and equitable economy, the U.S. -- home of the American Dream -- is one of the least equitable among Western nations.

It wasn't always this way. I was fortunate to have been raised in the 1960s in a...

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Memo to My Friends: It's Time for Change at Those Exclusionary Clubs

(97) Comments | Posted April 6, 2012 | 11:44 AM

As sure as the azaleas bloom every spring in Georgia, the Masters golf tournament reminds us of the fact that the Augusta National Golf Club still discriminates against women. This year the issue is focused on the fact that tournament sponsor IBM is now headed by a female chief executive...

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Downgrading the Big Three

(26) Comments | Posted January 13, 2012 | 2:31 PM

Since August, when Standard and Poor's cut its ratings for America's debt, stock markets have swung wildly on news that one country or another faced a similar downgrade. Many investors cowered on the sidelines as rating agencies issued warnings. But while ominous news reports spooked traders, the rates paid on...

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