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Bigger Than the Grasshopper and the Ant: A Macroeconomic View of Saving for Retirement

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Current savings policies, such as tax-deferred savings accounts, were designed to encourage savings, thereby increasing households’ retirement nest eggs and stimulating investment in the economy. But two University of Virginia professors — Daniel Murphy of the UVA Darden School of Business and Andrew Hayashi of the UVA School of Law — argue for a reconsideration of these policies in light of the recent recession.

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Mayo Clinic Contributes $28 Billion to US Economy, Creates More Than 167,000 Jobs Nationwide

Today, Mayo Clinic released a societal impact report demonstrating the powerful effect the organization has on medical practice, patients and the American economy. The report ─ a first-of-its-kind study for Mayo Clinic ─ shows that Mayo Clinic contributed $28 billion to the U.S. economy and created 167,000 jobs nationwide through its business expenditures and the employer multiplier effect. TEConomy Partners, LLC, a consulting firm that provides econometric analysis, conducted this study.

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Serious Headwinds as Dow Jones Passes 22,000 Mark

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World Governments Make Citizens Pay Billions to Destroy Their Own Health

The Health and Environment Alliance (HEAL) has launched the report Hidden Price Tags: How ending fossil fuel subsidies would benefit our health providing the first-ever comparison of fossil fuel subsidies and the costs to health associated with air pollution from fossil fuels.

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DHS Selects George Mason University for Criminal Investigations and Network Analysis Center of Excellence

S&T will provide CINA with a $3.85 million grant for its first operating year in a 10-year grant period.

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Record Fundraising Year Supports Key UVA Darden Initiatives

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The loyal support of alumni and friends of the University of Virginia Darden School of Business resulted in a record-breaking fundraising year, generating more than $30 million in contributions to the School. This elevated multiple strategic priorities of the School.

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UVA Darden Professors Gentile, Liedtka Shortlisted for Premier Ranking of Global Business Thinkers

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Thinkers50, the premier ranking of global business thinkers, has announced its short list of nominees for the 2017 Distinguished Achievement Awards, and the list includes a pair of University of Virginia Darden School of Business professors.

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Silicon Valley’s Billionaires Are Excited About EdTech. Here’s Why

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Some organizations predict that by 2020, as much as $252 billion will be invested in education technology, shorthanded as “EdTech.”That rapid growth and intense interest from private companies raises several questions. Key among them: What can Silicon Valley-style innovation do for public education and at what cost?

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Integrated Rehab Consultants Grows Revenue to $21 Million by Filling Critical Need in Skilled Nursing Facilities

Chicago-based Integrated Rehab Consultants (IRC) has grown its gross revenue from $63,000 since its inception in 2010 to more than $21 million in just six years by providing physicians for rehab oversight to improve patient care and significantly reduce cost for patients and insurers. IRC achieved profitability in its first year and each subsequent year while self-funding its own growth at an exponential pace.







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