CFOs with CPAs skimp in growth industries

The study looked at how the two kinds of CFOs per­formed in high-​​​​growth indus­tries, such as  phar­ma­ceu­ti­cals, elec­tronics, and busi­ness ser­vices as well as low-​​​​growth indus­tries, such as trans­porta­tion, machinery […]

House turns focus to opioid abuse

Leo Beletsky, a drug policy expert and law pro­fessor at North­eastern Uni­ver­sity, said he noticed opioid use reaching a crisis point in 2006. “A response has been very slug­gish,” Beletsky said. […]

The future of cars is already here

It’s nat­ural to think of inno­va­tion as hap­pening in some instan­ta­neous trans­for­ma­tive way, but the tran­si­tion to our own future will like­lier involve a great mix of evolving technologies—a transportation […]

Largest insurer pulls plug on states

But Wendy Parnet, director of Health Policy and Law at North­eastern Uni­ver­sity, said the Unit­ed­Health move does not nec­es­sarily mean trouble for the market. “It’s cer­tainly impor­tant for the suc­cess of […]