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The Harvard IKB School of Engineering

Jeffrey Sachs | Posted 06.05.2015 | Business
Jeffrey Sachs

The good people of Dusseldorf, Germany, and specifically the IKB Bank, which specializes in loans to small and medium-size businesses, has kindly endowed Harvard University's engineering school with a gift of $400m. Strangely, though, the Harvard Engineering School was renamed after hedge-fund manager John A. Paulson, not IKB, and thereby hangs a tale.

The Goldman Sachs Settlement, the Wall Street Journal, Warren Buffett, and the White House

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

The timing of the Goldman Sachs settlement has raised eyebrows coming almost simultaneously to the passage of the Financial Regulations Bill. Was the settlement, if not politically motivated, at the very least politically timed?

A Tale of Two Companies -- Goldman Sachs and BP

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

Two societal disasters impacting our world and lives. At least one of the corporate of the players seems so far to understand its responsibilities.