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Impact from China's currency devaluation and slowing economy being felt around the globe

...percent. The yuan's tumble is "not a game changer for the Fed," said Sara Johnson, IHS Economics' senior research director for global economics. "We expect they will proceed with a rate increase at the September meeting."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-12/impact-chinas-currency-dev
Smoking is a toxic behavior affecting those around you

...professor and Charles W. Linder, M.D., Endowed Chair in Pediatrics at the Medical College of Georgia; and research director of the Children's Research Unit at the Children's Hospital of Georgia.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-07-18/smoking-toxic-be
Tesla Motors co-founder wants to electrify commercial trucks

...It takes a lot of technological ambition to break into such an old and established market," said Mark Duvall, a research director at the Electric Power Research Institute in Palo Alto. "If you want to sell a fleet owner an electric truck, you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-02/tesla-motors-co-founder-wa
You can help pollinators one flowerpot at a time

...pollinator populations like bees, bats, and butterflies."Every contribution is worthwhile," said Victoria Wojcik, research director for the Pollinator Partnership in Toronto, Ontario. "You're making a better environment for pollinators...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-06-04/you-can-help-pollina
New education role focuses on protecting Georgia students' data

...collect data on student performance or background and how that information is used, said Dana Rickman, the policy and research director with the Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education.Having an official focused on ensuring that students...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-06/new-education-role-focuses-pr
Median CEO pay crosses $10 million in 2013

...into ensuring the rest of the workforce is engaged, productive and paid appropriately," says Richard Clayton, research director at Change to Win Investment Group, which works with labor union-affiliated pension funds.Investors have become...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-27/median-ceo-pay-crosses-10-
Georgia education officials expected to recommend test development company

...build a new test isn't ideal but added that the state isn't starting from scratch.Dana Rickman, the policy and research director for the Georgia Partner ship for Excellence in Education, said getting the exam right is essential to every piece...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-05-07/georgia-education-officia
Hillary Clinton's new book is tale of 'Hard Choices'

...preview of Hillary's book is one single Hillary accomplishment as Secretary of State," said Joe Pounder, the research director for America Rising LLC, a Republican group. "Most of the challenges she says she dealt with confronted Secretary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-04-21/hillary-clintons-new-boo
Anson Bertrand

...a PhD from Purdue University. He served as Professor of Agronomy and Soil Sciences at Purdue University, and as Research Director for USDA, before becoming Head of the Agronomy Division at the University of Georgia. He was Dean of the College...

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Ga. studies tax hike for schools

...Georgia Must Do to Become a National Education Leader."Report author Susan Walker, the partnership's policy and research director, wrote, "To solve our state's long-term financial challenges and to restore public funds to the vital service...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-01-17/ga-studies-tax-hike-schools
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