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Editorial: Unveiling the secrets of high-frequency trading

By   /  Friday, April 4th, 2014  /  Editorials, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Editorial: Unveiling the secrets of high-frequency trading

Michael Lewis doesn’t see himself as a business journalist.  “I like to write about markets,” he told a small group of his peers at a conference in Phoenix on March 28. With that simple, declarative sentence, Lewis dropped a subtle hint about his next exposé. Indeed, a few nights later on “60 Minutes,” Lewis made Read More →

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Editorial: Santa Barbara politicos trade places as fiscal clock ticks

By   /  Friday, March 28th, 2014  /  Editorials, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Editorial: Santa Barbara politicos trade places as fiscal clock ticks

Santa Barbara County Supervisor Peter Adam and Santa Barbara Mayor Helene Schneider are an unlikely political pairing.

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Editorial: High schools seek business support for $6M grant

By   /  Friday, March 21st, 2014  /  Editorials, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Editorial: High schools seek business support for $6M grant

A unique partnership among Santa Barbara County high schools is competing for a $6 million Pathways Trust grant that could reshape technical education in our region.

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Editorial: CSUCI professors team with Yunus

By   /  Friday, March 21st, 2014  /  Editorials, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Editorial: CSUCI professors team with Yunus

Two CSU Channel Islands staffers and Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus have launched the first textbook on social business.

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Editorial: Chamber chief ‘hatched’ Santa Maria recovery

By   /  Friday, March 14th, 2014  /  Editorials, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Editorial: Chamber chief ‘hatched’ Santa Maria recovery

Bob Hatch has the sort of practical wisdom that is very rare in today’s charged political environment. He has been increasingly frustrated at the no-growth politics of the county that seemed to stymie every effort to promote jobs and opportunity for the Santa Maria Valley.

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Editorial: Ukrainian crisis illustrates power of the free market

By   /  Friday, March 7th, 2014  /  Editorials, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Editorial: Ukrainian crisis illustrates power of the free market

The “markets matter” lesson should not be lost on some of the most left-leaning members of the Democratic party, who may find themselves on the wrong side of history when it comes to America’s resurgent energy markets.

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Editorial: Housing affordability another issue in pension debate

By   /  Friday, March 7th, 2014  /  Editorials, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Editorial: Housing affordability another issue in pension debate

Part of the drive for higher and higher public benefits stems from the fact that housing affordability in our coastal zones is a chronic problem.

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