Tag archive for ‘University of Chicago’
Jewish Business News On Friday, February 20th, 2015

How Income Fraud Made Last Decade’s Housing Bubble Worse

  Historically, Englewood and Garfield Park are two of the poorest neighborhoods in Chicago. Yet, between 2002 and 2005, these neighborhoods experienced remarkable growth in terms of home purchases, More...

Vered Weiss On Sunday, January 25th, 2015

Is Future Site Of The Obama Presidential Library A Done Deal Thanks To Rahm Emanuel?

Rahm Emanuel, who is taking the lead in a re-election campaign as Chicago’s mayor, really wants the Obama Presidential Library to be located in Chicago. Even when Obama’s Foundation questioned More...

Lilach Weissman On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Irwin Steinberg, A Leading Light of Record Company Management, Dies At 94

  Irwin Steinberg, one of the “leading lights in record company management, ” according to Chuck Suber of Downbeat, passed away of heart failure at the age of 94. Steinberg was from a business More...

Eli Horn On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Elena Kagan to Impact U.S. Constitutional Liberalism for Years to Come

The battle between the styles of U.S. Supreme Court justices Elena Kagan and Sonia Sotomayor could define the future of American liberal constitutional politics, Slate.com said. Kagan can be thought of as More...

Vered Weiss On Monday, January 12th, 2015

Jesus Chuy Garcia Is Nipping At Rahm Emanuel’s Heels

In Chicago’s mayoral race, Jesus Chuy Garcia is nipping at incumbent Rahm Emanuel’s heels, with generous donations and important endorsements, according to the Chicagoist. Chicago’s MoveOn More...

Vered Weiss On Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

The Heat is On Rahm Emanuel For Obama Library in Chicago

Columbia University, not the University of Chicago, might win the bid as the location of the Barack Obama Presidential library and museum, given the President’s issue with U of C’s bid,  More...

Lily Bethlehem On Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

Israeli American Joseph Neubauer Gives $13 Million To Enroll Hispanics At University of Chicago

–   Joseph Neubauer, CEO of Aramark and his wife Jeannette-Lerman Neubauer are donating $13 million to attract Hispanic students to the University of Chicago. The number of Hispanic students enrolled More...

Jewish Business News On Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Study: Decreased Ability to Identify Odors May Predict Death

For older adults, being unable to identify scents is a strong predictor of death within five years, according to a study published October 1, 2014, in the journal PLOS ONE. Thirty-nine percent of study More...

Albert Hecht On Thursday, September 19th, 2013

Charles Plosser gets it right on tapering quantitative easing

– Plosser, head of the Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank explained that even gradually winding up QE will be not only difficult but “potentially disruptive.” – Charles Plosser / Getty – At More...

Albert Hecht On Wednesday, June 5th, 2013

Eric Rosenthal awarded the Charles Bronfman Prize for 2013

– Rosenthal, Founder and Executive Director of Disability Rights International, an organization pioneering international human rights, dedicated to ending the segregation and abuse of children More...

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