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...Dec. 1 is being planned to answer any questions from the community about whether computer-operated utilities and financial systems will function properly after midnight Dec. 31, when the so-called ``millennium bug'' is expected to shut...
A bankrupt idea

...levels. In the longer term, though, state leaders need to find the courage to tackle their structurally defective financial systems. The real waste, fraud and abuse have been all but rooted out. States simply need more revenue to do what they're...
Outside editorial: G-20 meeting not a stimulating summit

...that's as it should be. Coordinating rules across borders makes sense, given the global nature of the financial industry, but a one-size-fits-all approach to regulating the vastly different financial systems in each country does not.
Connected life a great gift during any season

...hysteria in which everyone thinks they are sick even if they are not. Bank runs topple small banks, threatening whole financial systems. This panoply of perils that spread through our social networks could make even the most social of us consider becoming...
Gold prices dip after nearing historic high

...S. dollar." Gold does well in developing countries because people have not developed faith in government-run financial systems. That leads to small-scale investments in gold, such as a gold chain for a woman's dowry in India, which are...
Assistant Corporate Controller Job in Anchorage 99503, Alaska US |

...Provides high level support to the Corporate Controller in developing and maintaining the Company?s accounting and financial systems. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: · Supervise accounting staff and functions including but not limited...
Construction - Industrial Facilities and Infrastructure
Outside editorial: The financial decelerator

...exporters such as China and the oil-producing states of the Persian Gulf accumulated and then recycled through the financial systems of the developed world. There were no effective international mechanisms for recognizing and managing the risks...
Foraker Group to hold three classes regarding nonprofit organizations

...Mahoney, the class is designed primarily for finance committee members and staff who need a more detailed knowledge of financial systems. Cost is $65 for non-partners and $25 for partners. Register online at by clicking...
Outside editorial: Lessons from Japan's malaise

...storing up even bigger problems for the future. The biggest differences between the U.S. and Japanese economic and financial systems lie in flexibility, transparency and rapid adjustment to new realities. America at its best is a mark-to-market...
Did the U.S. learn anything from Japan's financial crisis?

...terms of transparency, risk and financial complexity. It's time to rethink some fundamental assumptions about how financial systems behave and how they should be regulated. Without deeper thought about the sources of systemic financial risk and...


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