The corporate social responsibility (CSR) movement began as a response to advocacy for corporations to play a role in ameliorating social problems due to their…View More In India, a legislative reform is needed to push corporate social responsibility
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A small boost in microlending to the developing world could lift more than 10.5 million people out of extreme poverty. That’s one conclusion of my…View More Yes, microlending reduces extreme poverty
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Jim Yong Kim is set to begin his second five-year term as World Bank president on July 1, having been unanimously reappointed by the United…View More Jim Yong Kim starts his second term as World Bank president despite a rocky first five years
Most people are familiar with sign language, the system that deaf people use to communicate. What fewer may know is that there are many different…View More Understanding the amazing complexity of sign language