Updated August 28 at 4:28pm
Polls
392 results total, viewing 211 - 220
The death of U.S. Sen. Edward M. “Ted” Kennedy last week after a long illness allowed his many supporters the chance to say goodbye and assess his legacy. Will businesses see it the same way that progressives do? more
When leaders of the state’s largest public employees union initially balked at letting rank-and-file members vote on a tentative deal with Gov. Donald L. Carcieri to avert layoffs, the governor refused to continue negotiating. more
Without an extension, the tax credit for first-time homebuyers in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 will expire Dec. 1. Do you think it should be renewed? more
The General Assembly returns this week for a special session to consider the items that it left undone when it adjourned this summer. Should the state’s fiscal condition trump all other issues facing the legislature? more
According to figures released last month by the Carcieri administration, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 has created or saved 1,703 jobs in Rhode Island through state spending. The question is, how widespread are its effects on the state’s businesses? more
While the accepted wisdom is that the stock markets generally reflect investors’ rational view of companies’ future earnings, how much does the emotional reaction to changes in equity prices affect their own business decisions? more
Celebrities have been endorsing products for decades, but none has been more successful, at least in terms of generating income from it, than Tiger Woods. Will public reaction to the incidents and revelations affect how all celebrity endorsers are perceived? more
Home sales have increased in the last few months, while commercial real estate is seen as on the verge of its own problems. Do you see opportunity today or in the near future for real estate investments? more
« Prev | 1 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 40 | Next »