Industry Market Trends

Can Corporate Social Responsibility Affect Stock Prices?

June 26, 2013

There are a lot of reasons U.S. companies practice corporate social responsibility (CSR). Some do it because it's the right thing to do for the environment, for the planet, and for their employees. Others admittedly do it because it's good public relations to be seen helping build a community center or cleaning up after a storm. But while CSR studies have been done from budgetary and philanthropic points of view, until now there hadn't been too much study of CSR from a purely financial point of view. Read More

Industry Market Trends

How Early College High Schools Prepare Students for Educational Success

June 26, 2013

Students enrolled in Early College High Schools can get head starts on college courses -- and their postsecondary education careers -- and a new study indicates that these students have greater educational outcomes than other students, with higher graduation and college enrollment rates. Read More