Tag archive for ‘Oxford University’
Jewish Business News On Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Oxford University Awards First Israeli Rhodes Scholars Despite BDS Call for Boycott

  After decades of campaigning to include Israel in the prestigious international Rhodes scholarship program established at Oxford University, the first two Israeli academics have been accepted since the More...

Oxford Students Laughed at Attacks on Parisian Jews, Sunday Times

  STUDENTS belonging to the Oxford University Labour Club allegedly called Jewish students “Zios”, sang a song about rockets over Tel Aviv and called Auschwitz “a cash cow”, according to testimony More...

The Tower On Thursday, February 18th, 2016

More Reports of Anti-Semitism at Oxford After Student Leader Quits Labour Club

Reports of anti-Semitism at one of the UK’s most prestigious universities have emerged after a leader of the Oxford University Labour Club (OULC) resigned after he saw that members of the club, and the More...

Jeffrey Sonnenfeld On Thursday, May 7th, 2015

Yale School of Management, Professor Jeffrey Sonnenfeld: CEO Exit Schedules – A Season to Stay, a Season to Go

Cisco CEO John Chambers announced on Monday that he would step down in July after a full 20 years at the helm. While in office, he took revenues at the company from $1.2 billion to over $47 billion with a total More...

Professor Barry Eichengreen On Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Berkeley Economics and Political Science Prof. Barry Eichengreen: Don’t Bet on a Stronger Dollar

Economic pundits, almost without exception, are predicting a stronger dollar in 2015 – an expectation that is leading investors to place some very large bets. But that market strategy could turn out to be More...

Professor Barry Eichengreen On Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Berkeley Economics and Political Science Prof. Barry Eichengreen: Putting Deflation First

– The European Central Bank is moving, hesitantly but ineluctably, toward quantitative easing. The threat of deflation – and the ineffectiveness of its previous measures – leaves it no choice. The More...

Jewish Business News Service On Thursday, November 27th, 2014

Ian Goldin, Oxford University​, Commission for Future Generations: Global Solutions for Globalization’s Problems

– The last few decades of globalization and innovation have resulted in the most rapid progress that the world has ever known. Poverty has been reduced. Life expectancy has increased. Wealth has been created More...

Jewish Business News Service On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Sin-Ming Shaw, Former Fellow at Oxford University: China’s Hong Kong Follies

– HONG KONG – The massive public demonstrations by students and young members of the middle-class that have roiled Hong Kong in recent weeks are ostensibly demands for democracy. But they actually reflect More...

Professor Barry Eichengreen On Thursday, October 9th, 2014

Berkeley Economics and Political Science Prof. Barry Eichengreen: The Evolution of Devolution

– The Scots have spoken. A solid majority voted against independence in their historic referendum last month. But the debate left no question that an even larger majority favors the further devolution of More...

Alan Gallindoss On Friday, October 25th, 2013

Ivan Glasenberg Joins Schwarzman Scholars Programme in China Which Has Already Raised $260 Million

– Ivan Glasenberg, Chief Executive, Glencore/ Getty – Ivan Glasenberg’s international mining group Glencore International has just joined a new international scholarship programme for fostering More...

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