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What Oklahoma’s opioid settlement means for other states, cities and counties suing Purdue Pharma

By Andrew Pollis | March 28, 2019 Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter recently announced that the state had reached a US$270 million settlement with Purdue Pharma, the largest manufacturer of prescription opioids. The settlement resolves the state’s claims against Purdue over costs incurred in addressing the opioid crisis and allows Purdue to avoid a trial… Read More »

Strategy Choices and Long Term Plans

By Michel A. Bell  |   February 26, 2019 Ask ten business people what strategy is, and most will give the same answer: Strategy is a long-term plan. My undergraduate students give a similar reply on the first day of my strategic management class. Besides, many folks use the word to inflate the importance of their activities. One business executive bragged, “I am… Read More »