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Business journalist Levitt dies 0

Business journalist Levitt dies

Theodore Levitt, the former Harvard Business Review editor who coined the term “globalization,” has died, according to an Associated Press story. He was 81. Levitt, who had been battling prostate cancer, died at his...

MarketWatch has a new look 0

MarketWatch has a new look

The online financial news site MarketWatch unveiled a new look for its Web site on Wednesday, and editor Dave Callaway explained the changes in a column. Callaway wrote, “The mock-ups of the MarketWatch front...

Taking aim at WaPo biz columnist 0

Taking aim at WaPo biz columnist

Tim Graham of NewsHounds takes Washington Post business columnist Steven Pearlstein to task for his July 4 column about what Americans should be thankful for on the July 4 holiday. Graham writes, “Pearlstein’s point...

Conspiracy theorists and revealing sources 0

Conspiracy theorists and revealing sources

Marketwatch columnist Herb Greenberg, a lightning rod if there ever was one for people criticizing the relationship between business journalists and short-selling investors, responds on his blog about how some of these people want...