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Economist's poverty research earns Nobel

...money. Yet poverty has remained entrenched in many African countries that have received substantial sums. Billionaire Bill Gates, whose foundation fights global poverty, found Deaton's critique too broad."If this is the only thing you read...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-12/economists-poverty-researc
Media CEOs dominate ranks of top-paid executives

...the average worker's pay.The notion that every CEO is a visionary in the mold of Steve Jobs, who led Apple, or Bill Gates, who co-founded Microsoft, is challenged by some."There are superstar CEOs that definitely are the driving force...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-26/media-ceos-dominate-ranks-
Bill Gates repeats at top of Forbes' list of billionaires

NEW YORK - The world's richest person got even richer this year.Forbes said Monday that Bill Gates's net worth rose to $79.2 billion in 2015 from $76 billion last year. That put him at the top of the magazine's list of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-02/bill-gates-repeats-top-for
Bill Gates tops 'richest' list

NEW YORK - The world's richest person got even richer this year.Forbes said today that Bill Gates's net worth rose to $79.2 billion in 2015 from $76 billion last year. That put him at the top of the magazine's list of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-02/bill-gates-tops-richest-list
Hellmann's owner sues over company's use of 'Mayo'

...is the first product from Hampton Creek, a San Francisco-based startup that touts the backing of Microsoft founder Bill Gates and Li Ka-shing, Asia's wealthiest person. Just Mayo is available at Dollar Tree, Whole Foods and Kroger stores...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-11/hellmanns-owner-sues-over-
A Guy by any other name is just plain 'Gooey'

It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.? Bill Gates My father, who always encouraged his oldest child's self-improvement, once suggested I keep a dictionary nearby when I read...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-28/guy-any-other-name-just-plain
Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer wins bidding war for Los Angeles Clippers

...of the deal said that Ballmer would have to ensure the team remains in Los Angeles.The former Microsoft CEO helped Bill Gates transform the company from a tiny startup with fewer than 40 employees and $12 million in annual revenue into the world's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-05-29/former-microsoft-ceo-steve-ba
Spurs extend 76ers' skid to 25 games

...added 15 and Elliot Williams had 14 for Philadelphia (15-56). ONE AND DONE: Adam Silver says he's heard the "Bill Gates theory" numerous times from critics over the last month: You shouldn't be required to attend college to become a millionaire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-03-24/spurs-extend-76ers-skid-25-ga
TEDx Augusta event with theme of 'connections' coming Jan. 30

...18 minutes or less," and the organization has brought some of the world's best thinkers to one stage, including Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, politicians, economists, poets and educators.Since the TED nonprofit began giving licenses to communities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-21/tedxaugusta-event-theme-c
Tiny power plants hold promise for nuclear energy

...We haven't built one, so we don't know whether they're going to be financially successful."Microsoft founder Bill Gates has offered enthusiastic support ? and investment funds ? for expanding nuclear technology he believes can provide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-17/tiny-power-plants-hold-pro