Daily Archives: September 7, 2011

In Marketing, Freakonomics Trumps Logic

Why did the crime rate drop substantially in the 1990s? According to the authors of Freakonomics, it was the Jan. 22, 1973, Supreme Court decision in the case of Roe v. Wade. “Legalized abortion,” according to Steven D. Levitt and

In Marketing, Freakonomics Trumps Logic

Why did the crime rate drop substantially in the 1990s? According to the authors of Freakonomics, it was the Jan. 22, 1973, Supreme Court decision in the case of Roe v. Wade. “Legalized abortion,” according to Steven D. Levitt and

Qatar spending on World Cup 2022 seen at $170bn

Eminent German legal and financial adviser Dr Nicola Ritter has forecasted Qatar’s spending on hosting the FIFA World Cup 2022 will hit $170bn, The Peninsula has reported. Ritter elaborated during a summit of investors held at Munich, that the Gulf

Qatar spending on World Cup 2022 seen at $170bn

Eminent German legal and financial adviser Dr Nicola Ritter has forecasted Qatar’s spending on hosting the FIFA World Cup 2022 will hit $170bn, The Peninsula has reported. Ritter elaborated during a summit of investors held at Munich, that the Gulf

Yahoo’s Stock Jumps Following Firing of CEO Carol Bartz

Investors welcomed news of Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz’s firingenthusiastically in after-hours trading on Tuesday evening, with shares of the company finishing the session up more than 6% to $13.72 per share. As we noted earlier today, Bartz’s tenure ended abruptly

Yahoo’s Stock Jumps Following Firing of CEO Carol Bartz

Investors welcomed news of Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz’s firingenthusiastically in after-hours trading on Tuesday evening, with shares of the company finishing the session up more than 6% to $13.72 per share. As we noted earlier today, Bartz’s tenure ended abruptly

Carol Bartz’s Memo to All Employees: I’ve Just Been Fired

Carol Bartz confirmed that she is no longer the CEO of Yahooin a memo that appears to have been sent from her iPad to all employees of the company. Mashable has obtained a copy of the note, which reads: To

Carol Bartz’s Memo to All Employees: I’ve Just Been Fired

Carol Bartz confirmed that she is no longer the CEO of Yahooin a memo that appears to have been sent from her iPad to all employees of the company. Mashable has obtained a copy of the note, which reads: To