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The $1.9 Trillion Global Higher Ed Market

The $1.9 Trillion Global Higher Ed Market

The $1.9 Trillion Global Higher Ed Market Like you, I’m trying to make sense of 2U’s acquisition of GetSmarter. You are trying to make sense of this acquisition, right?  We will have to wait until Phil Hill and Michael Feldstein tell us what this all means. The part that caught my eye in the 2U press […]

We Can Prevent a Great Depression. It’ll Take $10 Trillion.

We Can Prevent a Great Depression. It’ll Take $10 Trillion.

We Can Prevent a Great Depression. It’ll Take $10 Trillion. “The scope and speed of this downturn are without modern precedent,” Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said on Wednesday. “Additional fiscal support could be costly but worth it if it helps avoid long-term economic damage and leaves us with a stronger recovery.” To understand why […]

Apple becomes first public U.S. company to reach $1 trillion valuation

Apple becomes first public U.S. company to reach $1 trillion valuation

Apple becomes first public U.S. company to reach $1 trillion valuation There’s a new club, and it has only one member: Apple. The tech giant on Thursday became the first public U.S. company to reach a valuation of $1 trillion. Amazon had been close behind Apple in the race to the one trillion mark, surpassing […]

Fixing government’s trillion-dollar system glitch

Fixing government’s trillion-dollar system glitch

Fixing government’s trillion-dollar system glitch As negotiations for a new coronavirus stimulus package heat up, there’s a long-deferred investment that Congress should make room for: funding an upgrade of the government’s antiquated financial systems to meet the modern era. © Getty Images Fixing government’s trillion-dollar system glitch While much of the technology sector’s attention is […]

Hey Congress: Here’s One Economic Stimulus Proposal That Wouldn’t Cost Taxpayers Trillions

Hey Congress: Here’s One Economic Stimulus Proposal That Wouldn’t Cost Taxpayers Trillions

Hey Congress: Here’s One Economic Stimulus Proposal That Wouldn’t Cost Taxpayers Trillions Congress isn’t known for learning from its mistakes. So, it’s not exactly shocking that despite the many failures of their last effort, lawmakers from both parties are pushing for another massive relief bill to stimulate the economy amid COVID-19 and the continued economic […]

Stimulus Update: Dems Cut $1.2 Trillion From Heroes Act; Propose $2.2 Trillion Stimulus Package

Stimulus Update: Dems Cut $1.2 Trillion From Heroes Act; Propose $2.2 Trillion Stimulus Package

Stimulus Update: Dems Cut $1.2 Trillion From Heroes Act; Propose $2.2 Trillion Stimulus Package US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi cut $1.2 trillion from the Heroes Act and unveiled a $2.2 trillion … [+] stimulus package yesterday in a last ditch effort to reach an agreement with Republicans on another coronavirus relief bill. NurPhoto via Getty […]

Amazon Joins Trillion Dollar Club

Amazon Joins Trillion Dollar Club

Amazon Joins Trillion Dollar Club It’s official, Apple now has company in the Trillion Dollar Club as Amazon’s stock surged past $2,000, briefly pushing the company’s total value to just over the trillion-dollar mark. This makes the company’s CEO Jeff Bezos the richest person in the world, with a net worth estimated at around $166 […]

The Trillion-Dollar Bailout May Change Our Politics Forever

The Trillion-Dollar Bailout May Change Our Politics Forever

The Trillion-Dollar Bailout May Change Our Politics Forever As members of Congress debate the terms of the trillion-dollar-plus coronavirus relief package for businesses and individuals, they would do well to remember our recent history. Most people in professional Washington hate the populist era we are going through. The populist period exists because Americans already feel […]

Emerging markets enjoy trillion-dollar week as US dollar slips

Emerging markets enjoy trillion-dollar week as US dollar slips

Emerging markets enjoy trillion-dollar week as US dollar slips LONDON (BLOOMBERG) – The US dollar’s bearish turn has opened the floodgates into emerging markets, helping currencies to get on board a rally so far driven by equities and bonds. The MSCI gauge for emerging-market exchange rates had the best weekly advance in more than four […]

This Map Shows Why The F-35 Has Turned Into A Trillion-Dollar Fiasco

This Map Shows Why The F-35 Has Turned Into A Trillion-Dollar Fiasco

This Map Shows Why The F-35 Has Turned Into A Trillion-Dollar Fiasco TipRanks 3 “Strong Buy” Healthcare Stocks With Major Catalysts Approaching It can happen in a New York minute. We are talking about the massive gains certain healthcare stocks are able to notch in what feels like a split second. Unlike names from other […]