Monday, August 3, 2020

Vision Zero: A Comprehensive Re-Thinking of Road Safety

Vision Zero is a comprehensive re-thinking of road safety that brings everyone to the table to systematically prevent crashes and reduce crash severity — just like airline and railroad crashes.

How to Finish Your Book Before School Begins

Have you written a paragraph? A chapter? Are you almost finished? It doesn’t matter where you are in your project, what matters is that you started. Now let’s see if we can help you finish.

The Perfect Company: Are There Moral Companies?

Morality in business and investing is worth considering for two reasons. First, our lives are finite: is there some other pleasure besides maximizing returns? Second, while money is seen as a panacea for all problems, it does not usually improve people who get it.

Life After Closing

Just because you have been approved for a loan does not mean that your responsibilities to the lender have ended.

Diversity Is Key to Managing Dramatic Changes

By all measurements, the publishing industry is enduring its own edition of an Anthropocene: unprecedented, multidimensional change.

A Huge Victory for Preserved Land in NJ and Beyond

The Third Circuit Court of Appeals rejected Penn­East’s claim that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission can delegate its authority to condemn state lands to a private company.

The Perfect Company: Skechers

Skechers has been as high as $51 in 2015 before problems with its walking shoes led to suits and missed sales targets.

Energy Efficiency Is Crucial for New Jersey’s Future

States are like light bulbs: Some use energy efficiently … and others not so much.

Interchange

A former newspaper reporter and magazine editor, Lee Seglem is assistant director of the New Jersey State Commission of Investigation (SCI) in Trenton and former board chairman at the...

Social Security: Problems and Logical Solutions

Social Security is the single largest program in the federal budget with outlays of $1 trillion — 25 percent of the budget.

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The Fall of Icarus

You don’t expect to find insights into our troubled times from the Flemish Old Masters. But on a recent trip to Brussels I found myself wandering into the Royal Museum of Fine Arts.