Archive | February, 2002

February 2002

End to Political Contributions BP, the world’s third-largest oil company, announced it will halt all of its political contributions worldwide, possibly motivated to avoid accusations of influence peddling in the era of Enron. BP CEO Sir John Browne said the company would continue to engage in policy debate, but would not fund any political activity […]

Continue Reading ·
The Divine Right of Capital

The Divine Right of Capital: New Corporate Paradigm?

Marjorie Kelly’s The Divine Right of Capital (link) offers insights in a readable style (favorably compared to Tom Paine by one prominent reviewer) and the beginnings of a viable alternative. After Enron, WorldCom and dozens of other frauds, the time may be ripe for a new corporate paradigm. Certainly, mistrust of the current system is at an all […]

Continue Reading ·

Powered by WordPress. Designed by WooThemes