ESG Influencers
'Huge Loophole' in Proposed School Lunch Rules Would Allow Some Pasta to Count As a Vegetable   
January 24, 2020
Source: People - RELATED: USDA Rolls Back Michelle Obama’s School Lunch Regulations, Allowing More Salt and Fat Colin Schwartz, deputy director of legislative affairs for the Center for Science in the Public Interest, told The Washington...
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State Rep. Cook Denies Relationship With Suspended Lobbyist   
January 23, 2020
Source: KNAU Arizona Public Radio - Credit Arizona Capitol Times Republican Rep. David Cook of Globe and Western Growers lobbyist AnnaMarie Knorr told The Arizona Republic in interviews they are friends and their relationship did not cross ethical lines. The...
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What is the Millennium Project'   
January 23, 2020
Source: ????? - Under the Millennium Project, this situation is further advanced by aiming at the realization of understandable classes and enjoyable classes through the presentation of animated content using computers and projectors in classes...
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Despite S&P Rise, There Is Still Widespread Pessimism   
January 23, 2020
Source: Seeking Alpha - Investors have a history seeking safety in Money Funds when pessimistic. The history of the S&P 500 versus Retail Money Funds shows a very strong correlation between major lows in the S&P 500, recession lows and peaks in...
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Corporate social responsibility in forestry   
January 23, 2020
Source: FAO - The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (2000) integrated aspects of the ... social and environmental issues that stakeholders in the United States and India think forest products manufacturers in their countries ...
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Quant Funds Struggled in 2019. The Outlook for This Year Is More of the Same.   
January 23, 2020
Source: Barron's - All three major stock indexes hit record highs in 2019, which made it all the more challenging for active fund managers to beat the market. Among the biggest losers were quant funds—those run by computer algorithms...
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Walmart Takes Its Private-Label Grocery Efforts To The Next Level   
January 23, 2020
Source: International Business Times - Last week, Walmart (NYSE:WMT) moved deeper into the beef wholesale business. A new 201,000-square-foot facility in Thomasville, Georgia, will distribute meat sourced nearby to 500 of its stores in the southeastern U.S. Although...
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WTO Takes Center Stage in Trump’s Global Trade Drama   
January 23, 2020
Source: Bloomberg on MSN.com - Want to receive this post in your inbox every day' Sign up for the Terms of Trade newsletter, and follow Bloomberg Economics on Twitter for more.
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High Performance Building Practices Prevalent in the Residential Home Building Market   
January 23, 2020
Source: The Bakersfield Californian - HAMILTON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Home builders across the country are prioritizing high-performance ... ranked high-performance products and practices among the top features they want in a home,” said John Barrows, NAHB...
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The week in bankruptcies: Furniture store files for Chapter 7   
January 23, 2020
Source: The Business Journals - Raleigh area bankruptcy courts recorded two business filings - including zero with total debt above $1 million - during the week that ended January 17, 2020. Year to date through Jan. 17, 2020, the court recorded 5 Chapter 7 or...
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