Day: February 3, 2022

Russian military action on Ukraine border: highest in 30 years

The question of Ukraine is burning in the winter cold Britain sends anti-tank weapons to Ukraine, US deploys Aegis Ashore and Tom-Hawk-Cruise missiles in Eastern Europe BRUSSELS: NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has expressed concern that Russia’s military deployment around Ukraine is the largest in 30 years. Therefore, it has become necessary to organize more […]

Sports Sponsorship and Stock Returns

Newswise — From the San Francisco 49ers’ home Levi’s Stadium to Seattle’s Climate Pledge Arena—sponsored by Amazon—corporate sponsorship is a major element of the professional sports industry. But how do these sponsorship decisions affect stock returns for the partnering firms? Although previous academic studies show mixed results, offering fresh insight is a recent meta-analytic review […]

Facebook’s daily users drop by half a million

New York, DTUFacebook, one of the founders of social media platforms in the world, is now facing stiff competition from TikTok and YouTube. As a result, for the first time in Facebook’s 18-year history, its daily user base has decreased. Facebook, which has faced global criticism due to several controversies, lost half a million daily […]

Temp workers benefit from union-management tension

Newswise — ITHACA, N.Y. – Temp workers see a 21% increase in average wages when employed by a company with a unionized workforce, according to new Cornell University research. “What is surprising is that wage premium only holds for unions that go head-to-head, battling with employers,” said Adam Seth Litwin, associate professor of labor relations, law […]