Tag Archives: Amazon

In Amazon We Trust: How The Giant Won Everyone Over (Except NYC)

Amazon isn’t immune to politicization, of course. After all, its business model of courting cities for massive tax breaks has drawn outrage from those who see it as a strategy of civic shakedown.

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Apple’s Appetite for Washington Influence Keeps Growing

He may be no Steve Jobs, but with the company’s growth slowing, Apple Inc.’s CEO Tim Cook clearly has a vision — one where Apple is a major player in federal lobbying.

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Ecuador: Amazon’s Green Turns Dark Back

One of the most interesting features of Ecuador is that it was the first country in the world to codify the Rights of Nature. Ecuador recognized the inalienable rights of ecosystems to exist and flourish in 2008, but the road that led the country to this recognition was not without obstacles.

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