David Weinberg

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Alcoa faces pressure to cut cost

Apr 7, 2015
The aluminium giant is in a heated competition.

Left behind in Silicon Valley

Mar 31, 2015
Traditional middle class jobs—and families—are feeling the tech pinch.

Organizing India's Informal Workers

Mar 24, 2015
Creating economic stability for India means transforming the informal economy.

The informal economy collides with India’s boom

Mar 5, 2015
A street vendor and a manufacturing success story reveal the limits of India's economy.

Why 'Selma' can't show video from Martin Luther King Jr.'s speeches

Jan 7, 2015
Estate's stewardship of Martin Luther King Jr.'s papers can produce odd results.

'Fiscal year' explainer ... in verse!

Dec 30, 2014
The mnemonic device you've been waiting for: Limerick defines a fiscal year.

With 'Into the Woods,' Disney goes dark

Dec 26, 2014
Disney's latest fairy tale movie is an uncharacteristic exploration of adult themes.

Attention, discount shoppers: The psychology of sales

Dec 22, 2014
Sales create a sense of urgency, getting people in the door. Do they work as a retail strategy?

Subscription services stage a comeback

Dec 16, 2014
More businesses are selling their services by the month. Unlimited movies, anyone?

How will the Fed respond to plummeting oil prices?

Dec 16, 2014
Cheap oil could make the Fed cautious about raising interest rates. Or not.