The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) sought public comment on how to improve policies about the siting of wireless facilities and expedite high-speed Internet implementation throughout the U.S.
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), in response to the Dodd-Frank Act, proposed additional transparency requirements on rating agencies, such as more disclosure of details about the ratings process, as well as disclosure requirements for third-party analysts used by the rating agencies.
The Department of Interior (DOI) chose 54 projects across the western United States to receive grants under the WaterSMART program. These projects will reportedly save approximately 100,000 acre-feet of water annually, or enough for over 400,000 people.
David Vogel is a professor at the University of California, Berkeley where he serves in the Department of Political Science and in the Haas School of Business where he is the Solomon P. Lee Chair in Business Ethics. He is also an International Research Fellow at the Oxford University Centre for Corporate Reputation.