Economy Jul 30

Can some corporations become forces for good?

While publicly-held American corporations are responsible to shareholders to maximize profits, a growing group of businesses say they’re approaching their enterprises differently, with an eye toward environmental sustainability and workers’ rights. NewsHour Weekend's Christopher Booker reports on B Corps, a…

Nation Apr 29

United States one dollar bills seen on a light table at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing in Washington
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Corporations go overseas to avoid U.S. taxes

On Wednesday, the Trump administration announced a portion of its tax plan, including a cut in the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to a 15 percent. The plan aims to bring revenue back into the country from U.S. companies…

Economy Feb 11

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GE, other corporations shop for best relocation deals

American companies have often moved manufacturing plants in search of cheaper labor or easier access to raw materials. But inside the U.S., states are competing with each other to attract new companies and the jobs they bring. In turn, corporations…

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