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Teenage exposure to pesticides may lead to abnormal sperm, new study says

WASHINGTON, DC (November 4, 2015) -- Adolescent exposure to environmental pollutants known as organochlorines may lead to defective sperm, according to a study published today by researchers at Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) at the George Washington University and co-authors. Show More Summary

People Should Plan for Very Long Lives Indeed, But Do Not

last monthHealth / Aging : Fight Aging

I had no idea that the the Milken Institute included a Center for the Future of Aging. In nature it is more AARP than Healthspan Campaign, which might explain the oversight. Here I'll point out an article published by the organization earlier this year, one of a number on the future of retirement that appeared around the same time. Show More Summary

VIDEO: Watch Three Former U.S. Treasury Sectretaries Laugh About Income Inequality

Hank Paulson, Robert Rubin and Tim Geithner crack up over the wage gap. At a recent Milken Institute panel of three former Treasury Secretaries – Hank Paulson, Robert Rubin, and Tim Geithner – hosted by Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg, the moderator asked the three about income inequality. Show More Summary

Survey says: Shanghai is the 7th best performing city in China, Suzhou takes top spot

2 months agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

In the Milken Institute's inaugural ranking of the best performing cities in China, Shanghai comes in at 7th place with the majority of the other top ten finishers benefiting from their proximity to the best city in China. [ more › ...

Rethinking Corporate Purpose

During the last year I have been fortunate to attend a number of conferences on talent management and corporate performance. Most recently I was on a panel at the Milken Institute Global Conference which examined this issue. The panel consisted of a mixture of academic and corporate executives. Show More Summary

The best way to get the truth out of a job candidate

Last week hedge fund manager Jason H. Karp explained during the Milken Institute's Global Conference that his company's personality assessment helps reveal positive and negative attributes in job candidates. He went on to say that the...Show More Summary

VC veteran Ben Horowitz reveals how Silicon Valley really thinks about diversity in hiring

Last week at the Milken Institute conference, Ben Horowitz, co-founder and general partner of Andreessen Horowitz, sat down with Re/Code's Kara Swisher. Swisher asked Horowitz about the Kleiner Perkins gender discrimination trial. Much of what Horowitz had to say was brutally honest. Show More Summary

Obama's Promise in 'Tatters' as Russian Economy Recovers

Russia's economy is not in a dire state, despite the double burden of Western sanctions and the sharp fall in oil prices, the Milken Institute Global Conference participants found.

Technology and Jobs: Should Workers Worry?: Milken Institute (Brad DeLong's Grasping Reality...)

Comment of the Day: The Sandwichman: [Technology and Jobs: Should Workers Worry?]( "In response to a 'question from Maryland' at 46:20... Show More Summary

Technology and Jobs: Should Workers Worry?: Milken Institute

[Over at Equitable Growth][1]: Via Mark Thoma, who finds it, and says "I enjoyed this session": >: [Video: Technology and Jobs: Should Workers Worry?]( More Summary

Breakingviews: The M.&.A. Predators at Michael Milken’s Ball

The financial elite at the Milken Institute Global Conference had many worries. Still, there was optimism about deal-making.

The Story With Oil

This week at the Milken Institute Global Conference the question on everyone’s mind was: Which way is oil going? Hedge funds seem convinced oil is headed above $80/barrel, and they’re placing big bets to back up their conviction. Exchange data show long exposure to Brent crude oil through futures and [...]

China “More Capitalistic Than U.S.,” Ryan Kavanaugh Says At Execs’ Milken Panel

At today Milken Institute Global Conference panel on “Can Hollywood Speak Chinese,” a number of film industry execs who have overcome hurdles and succeeded doing business in China — IM Global founder and CEO Stuart Ford, Relativity founder...Show More Summary

Milken Institute School of Public Health May 6 Forum Highlights Dramatic Rise in E-Cigarette Use, Especially Among Teens

Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University will hold a public forum on May 6, 2015 that will address the rising popularity of e-cigarettes in the United States--and the public health consequences of that trend.

2015 Milken Institute: Film success in China takes time, experts say

7 months agoHealth : Booster Shots

China may be the new frontier for Hollywood, but cracking the world's second-largest film market is a painstaking process that involves years of relationship building, as well as navigating government censors and strict currency regulations.

Opening Bell EP Says Maria Bartiromo Is Needed at Milken

Fox Business Network’s Maria Bartiromo with anchor Opening Bell live from the Milken Institute Global Conference for the next three days. The 18th annual conference brings together the world’s top executives and policymakers to findShow More Summary

Have Blog, Will Travel

I am here today: Milken Institute Global Conference: Program Glance Sat, 04/25 05:30 PM - 10:00 PM Global Gourmet Games Reception and Dinner (By invitation only) Sun, 04/26 08:30 AM - 11:30 AM Family Program (By invitation only) 12:00 PM...

Morning Must-Read: Technology and Jobs: Should Workers Worry?

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5 Reasons Madison, Wisconsin May Be The World's Best Place To Retire

9 months agoNews : Huffington Post

Madison, Wisconsin just claimed the top spot on Milken Institute's Best Cities For Successful Aging list for large metros. Yes, Madison, with its annual average snowfall of more than 50 inches. While that probably sounds pretty inviting...Show More Summary

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