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TVM Dialog List 1320
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A listing of the TVM Dialog in date uploaded / date modified order
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Invitation to comment on Publication

A Joint Report by UNDP - UNRISD ... Global Trends: Challenges and Opportunities in the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals
Open file 15951
IRMagazing / ESG Conference

Conference Agenda ... Why is ESG important for investors and shareholders, and why should companies take interest?
Open file 15952
IRMagazing / ESG Conference

Speakers / Bios
Open file 15953
Middle East / Oil
Quatar / OPEC

Why is Qatar leaving OPEC?
Open file 15954
Jem Bendell ... IFLAS
IFLAS releases its 2nd Occasional Paper on themes of leadership and sustainability

New Paper on Deep Adaptation to Climate Chaos ... “Deep Adaptation: A map for navigating the climate tragedy”
Open file 15955

The deceptive promise of free trade | DW Documentary
Open file 15956
Artificial Intelligence
Advanced Stupidity

Oops! Satellite Imagery Cannot Predict Human Development Indicators
Open file 15957
Social Media
The Enemy Within

Why Facebook and Twitter Aren’t Stopping the Flood of False and Toxic Content ... Tech insiders and experts expose the dark side of the wildly lucrative social media business.
Open file 15958
Contemporary Commentary
David Susuki

Consumer society no longer serves our needs
Open file 15959
The Trump Presidency
Sleaze on Steroids

When the Manafort Plea Deal Blew Up, It Was Good News for Oligarchs Prosecutors were interested in what he knew about Oleg Deripaska and Dmytro Firtash.
Open file 15960
US China Trade / Competition
Going to be Hard-Ball

‘Shocking’ Huawei Arrest Threatens to Upend Trump-Xi Trade Truce ... U.S. seeking extradition of daughter of Huawei’s founder ... Move stokes fears U.S. seeking to deny China key technology ... Why Huawei's CFO Was Arrested in Canada
Open file 15961
The Trump Presidency
Donald and Melania at the Bush 41 memorial service in DC

Every President Recited The Apostles’ Creed Except Trump, And People Definitely Noticed ... Trump didn’t recite the profession of faith during the funeral for former President George H.W. Bush.
Open file 15962
Energy / Electricity
Coal generation becoming more costly

35% of coal capacity costs more to run than new renewables in 2018, increasing to 96% by 2030
Open file 15963
Action Network

Open Letter to Senator Bernie Sanders urging opposition to US militarism
Open file 15964
The Military Industry Complex
Wasted Trillions

How the Feds wasted $5 trillion ... Nearly four times as many Sunni Islamic militants are operating around the world today as on Sept. 11, 2001, despite nearly two decades of American-led campaigns to combat Al Qaeda and the Islamic State, a new independent study concludes.
Open file 15965
Environmental Defense Fund / Action Network

Trump's latest attempt to block climate action ... Roll-back of rules related to new coal fired generating stations
Open file 15966
USA / Immigration
Positive for the USA

FINANCE ... Passage from India: Are Immigrants a Drain on the U.S. Economy?
Open file 15967
Finance / Cities
Funding Modalities

Smart Money: Developing New Funding Mechanisms for Smart Initiatives
Open file 15968
Digital Future
Better UX for better Profit

Customer Journey Mapping Is at the Heart of Digital Transformation
Open file 15969
Deutsche Bank

FINANCE ... Will Deutsche Bank Survive Its Latest Crisis?
Open file 15970
Dirty Money for Good Things

A major think tank resignation has the political class asking about the ethics of accepting donations from oligarchs ... Right-wing anti-Kleptocracy think tank Hudson Institute turned over by revelation of oligarch donor
Open file 15971
US Politics
Green New Deal

The Democrats Need a Clear Economic Vision. Here’s Where to Start. ... The rising left wing of the party is leading the way, and the People’s Budget and Green New Deal show how Democrats can transform the economy.
Open file 15972
US Politics
Remembering Bush 41

George H.W. Bush Was an Enemy of the Working Class (TPB note: Not the way I see history ... but an interesting perspective)
Open file 15973
US Politics
Green New Deal

Sanders' climate change town hall featured something rarely seen in U.S. media: an in-depth discussion of solutions to the climate crisis. (YouTube)
Open file 15974
Sustainability / SASB
Good that they are trying ... but not so good what they are accomplishing

Sustainability ... CalSTRS CIO backs long-haul investment
Open file 15975
The Trump Presidency
White House Staff

Breaking: Trump Says Chief of Staff John Kelly Is Leaving ... The two men have reportedly stopped speaking in recent days.
Open file 15976
US Banking and Finance
By no means 'squeaky clean'

Wall Street's corruption runs deeper than you can fathom ... As an employee at the Federal Reserve in 2011, three years after the dissolution of Lehman Brothers, Carmen Segarra witnessed the results of this deregulation firsthand
Open file 15977
Thought Leaders
Noam Chomsky

Noam Chomsky: Here's why Americans know so much about sports but so little about world affairs The way the system is set up, there is virtually nothing people can do anyway to influence the real world.
Open file 15978
US Politics
Bush 41 ... RIP Trump fumed about sharing the spotlight with Bush Sr. — but was proud of his behavior at funeral: report

Trump heard no open rebukes from the Bush family or other speakers at the service.
Open file 15979
Sector / Accountancy

PricewaterhouseCoopers History ... (TPB Note: A good starting point, but not quite what I remember)
Open file 15980
Technology / Communications
The Chinese Company Huawei

Huawei CFO accused of fraud by US authorities ... How Huawei used the UK to become a global giant ... Chinese company’s focus on 5G development is worrying politicians and intelligence services
Open file 15981
Climate Change
Some people are not on board

Should You Worry About Global Warming? ... by Bill Bonner (TPB note ... I cannot believe the Bonner perspective ... which is sad ... and dangerous)
Open file 15982
Thought Leader / Shelly Palmer
Computer Science versus Common Sense

My New Side Hustle Changed My World, and It May Change Yours
Open file 15983
Professional Firm ... PwC
The Maxwell Saga

How Coopers lost the plot on Maxwell, but kept its heads
Open file 15984
Professional Firm ... PwC
The Maxwell Saga

PwC faces pounds 400m lawsuit over Maxwell audit failure
Open file 15985
Professional Firm ... PwC
The Maxwell Saga

Open file 15986
PBS Newshour

Shields and Brooks on Mueller developments and congressional dynamics
Open file 15987
PBS Newshour

Shields and Brooks on Cohen filings and Bush’s legacy
Open file 15988
Technology / Social Media

What does Google know about me? ... Promoted by DuckDuckGo
Open file 15989
Climate Change
This is pure trivia

This Badass 15-Year-Old Just Stood in Front of a Bunch of World Leaders and Totally Called Them Out ... “Our leaders are behaving like children,” she told the UN summit.
Open file 15990
Climate Change
Democratic Leadership

At Bernie Sanders’ Big Climate Change Town Hall, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Steals the Show “This is going to be the Great Society, the moonshot, the civil rights movement of our generation.”
Open file 15991
Bad Behavior
Carlos Ghosn and Nissan

Carlos Ghosn and Nissan have been indicted in Japan
Open file 15992
Technology / Security
China / Huawei

Arrest of Huawei CFO Has Economic, Political Implications
Open file 15993
Middle East
Iran and Oman

Oman and Iran launch fourth direct container shipping service ... The route between Iran’s port city of Jask and the Omani port of Al Suwaiq, joins three others already in operation.
Open file 15994
International Development
ICT / Blockchain

Blockchain Use Case Failure: 43 Projects and Zero Impact ... monitoring, evaluation, research, and learning, (MERL)
Open file 15995
Economy / UK
Financial Sector -v- Everything Else

City of London pays record-breaking £75bn in taxes
Open file 15996
Wages / Employment
Low wages in the UK

The rise of the low pay workforce ... The UK is experiencing record levels of employment, with over 32 million people in work. But ...
Open file 15997
Measureiment / Quantification
Ideas from various sources

An effective way to measure value creation ... using concepts of Modified Weighted Average Cost of Capital (MWACC),
Open file 15998
Patents / Intellectual Property
Very High Stakes

China bans sale of most iPhone models after granting Qualcomm an injunction against Apple
Open file 15999
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