A Clearer Climate Picture Emerges

Assessing the likely impact of climate change has grown as a concern for big companies making strategic decisions about future capital allocation and strategy. But the challenge of forecasting temperatures far out has made such…

The Vanishing Executive Assistant

Executive assistants once ran the office. Increasingly, the office runs without them. The decline of what has been a solid career path for women without college degrees has been quiet and gradual, but in magnitude…

Amazon Publishes Books by Top Authors, and Rivals…

When Dean Koontz’s book contract expired last year, his stature as one of the country’s top-selling authors made him a hot target for several major publishing houses. He chose Amazon.com Inc. AMZN 0.43% It was…

Roundup Ruled the Farm, Now Its Maker Has…

DECATUR, Ill.—Before it was targeted by tens of thousands of plaintiffs in lawsuits, Roundup was the king of the field—the world’s most heavily used weedkiller. Now it’s mired in court over claims it caused cancer…

Plant-Based Meat Makers Want to Put Fake Pork…

After biting into the U.S. burger business, plant-based food makers are targeting pork. Impossible Foods Inc. said Monday that it will introduce imitation ground pork and sausage, including a patty for a new sandwich at…