Category: NPR

Behind China’s Anti-Graft Campaign, A Drive To Crush Rivals

NPR Joseph Fewsmith, Pardee School China’s ruling Communist Party is pledging tighter discipline than ever for its 88 million members and no let up in a four-year anti-corruption campaign that has seen more than 1 million officials investigated for graft… Expert quote: “These issues could, in the future, be one of regime survival.” Listen to […]

Wells Fargo CEO To Forfeit Tens Of Millions In Stock Awards Amid Scandal

NPR Morning Edition Cornelius Hurley, School of Law, Center for Finance, Law & Policy Wells Fargo says its CEO John Stumpf will forfeit outstanding stock awards worth about $41 million in response to the scandal involving unauthorized customer accounts. Stumpf will also forego his salary while the company conducts an investigation… Listen to audio of […]

How Jupiter’s Red Spot Makes Things High Above It Hot, Hot, Hot

NPR “All Things Considered” James O’Donoghue, College of Arts & Sciences Jupiter’s Great Red Spot is such a crazy, turbulent storm that it creates sound waves that travel hundreds of miles up and actually heat the planet’s upper atmosphere… Expert quote: “It’s the largest storm in the solar system. I guess, really, it’s the largest storm […]