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32 books on everything from cautionary tales of young Wall Street to the science of sleep that rising stars in finance say you should read to get ahead

Premium Amazon/Business Insider This story is available exclusively to Business Insider subscribers. Become an Insider and start reading now. For its rising stars of Wall Street list, Business Insider selected 25 young professionals under the age of 35 in investing, trading, and dealmaking that stood out as the leaders for…
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January 17, 2021
Spanish Flu

From Spanish Flu to COVID-19: Tales from healthcare frontline

The awful new sickness arrives suddenly with rumours and half-truths as to its origin.It’s highly contagious and deadly. Medical systems are quickly stretched. There’s no vaccine and no consensus about how to contain it – and who should do the containing.Some people wear masks, some refuse. Travellers are quarantined, the…
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December 18, 2020
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How Pandemics End

On December 11, the Food and Drug Administration authorized Pfizer to begin distributing its vaccine for Covid-19. The triumphant moment comes on the brink of a grim winter, amid record case levels across the United States, and it is accompanied by countless unknowns. For Episode 22 of The Politics of…
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December 16, 2020
Spanish Flu

Transcript: The Vaccine Pipeline

A transcript of Episode 22 of The Politics of Everything, “How Pandemics End”Laura Marsh: This week I did something I never imagined doing: I logged on to The New York Times, entered my age, my job, the county I live in, and some information about my health, and the website…
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December 16, 2020
Spanish Flu

Contrarian

If it is meant to be, then it is meant to be, no matter what the business condition is. This is the law of proper timing, which embodies the positive story of Marivic Hernandez, yet it’s against all odds. It has been my fondness to go around the Metro and…
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November 5, 2020
Spanish Flu

We might never know the true origin of the novel coronavirus

The World Health Organization will soon reveal more details about the planned investigation of the novel coronavirus’s origin in China. The WHO negotiated the terms of the upcoming investigation with China over the summer, without revealing any of the conclusions to the public. A New York Times report reveals the…
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November 3, 2020
Spanish Flu

Coronavirus v other deadly epidemics

Updated 1 week ago · Published on 25 Sep 2020 2:20PM · Handout shows ampoules of a possible Covid-19 vaccine in production in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, on September 15, 2020  Sanofi expects application for approval of the vaccine in the first half of 2021. The novel coronavirus pandemic, soon…
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September 25, 2020