Hurricane Florence Update: Impacts, Forecasts, and Operational Best Practices

After making landfall last week, Hurricane Florence is crawling northeast along the U.S.'s east coast. Despite weakening from a Category 4 storm to a Category 1, the storm is disrupting everyday life and wreaking havoc on infrastructure. Last...

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US Against the World: Everything You Need to Know About Trump's Controversial Trade Policies

The Trump administration’s steel and aluminum tariffs, pegged at 25 and 10 percent respectively, have earned the ire of foreign and domestic businesses alike. Yet the administration argues that the move is protected by the constitution: national...

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Preparing for Disaster

Last year Houston faced historically devastating flooding during Hurricane Harvey. Nine trillion gallons of water and 60 inches of rain fell from the sky in a span of two days, causing damage to the economy amounting to an estimated $190B. As the...

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Bomb Cyclone Hits East Coast

Winter Storm Grayson, bringing snow, ice, rain, and strong winds to the country’s eastern seaboard, is now tagged as a “bomb cyclone” - a label used when the barometric pressure of a storm drops by 24 millibars within 24 hours. This level of air...

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Hanjin's Insolvency Leaves Few Options

Hanjin Shipping’s financial limbo has taken a turn for the worst as its creditors have ruled out any further funding.

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Viral Reaction: Zika and the Supply Chain

As the Zika virus spreads, how will it affect the future of global trade? 

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