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Archive for March, 2009

CBS on H1-Bs.

Columbia Business School’s Pubic Offering blog looks into the effects of the recent stimulus’ package H1-B visa restrictions.

Dubai’s Sin City Misfortunes.

The FT’s Lex has a worrying update on MGM Mirage. Not music to Dubai World’s ears.

Deleveraging Dubai.

On reading the recent spate of death of Dubai articles (FT, Guardian, NY Times, WSJ etc) you’d think the place was finished. I spent a few weeks there recently and although there seemed to be visible signs of a slowdown (less traffic, quieter restaurants, etc) it’s far from game over.

Yes Grad School. No Grad School.

The Economist’s Free Exchange blog responds to Penelope Trunk’s Don’t try to dodge the recession with grad school post.