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Andrew Edgecliffe-Johnson is the FT's US business editor, leading its coverage of the forces and people shaping corporate America.
In more than 20 years at the FT he has held writing and editing positions on both sides of the Atlantic, including US news editor and media editor.
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US regulator says video game group did not properly collect and address allegations of harassment and discrimination
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The Big Myth shines a harsh light on democratic capitalism and the role of corporate America in redefining government
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Plus, business schools bolster commitment to sustainability research
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Steve Easterbrook agrees to $400,000 civil penalty and five-year ban on directorships
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US home goods chain says there is substantial doubt about its ability to continue as a going concern
Former talent scout has sued company alleging culture of sexual harassment
Absorbing costs rather than passing them on to consumers could help ease price pressures
US workers are short-changed over paid leave and debate about post-pandemic wellbeing misses its benefits
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‘Seat-of-the-pants’ management of social media platform worries Microsoft co-founder
Gulf between short- and long-term US borrowing costs has reached its widest point since 1981
Freight rates drop on lower consumer demand and retailers’ early shipments
Plus, what do US voters make of the anti-ESG crusade?
Overwhelmed human resources teams should remember what employees really value at work
Joe Biden ‘confident’ lawmakers can avert economically damaging walkout
Toys and electronics marked down at start of holiday season with consumers pinched by inflation
US retailers face first real-terms fall in sales since the 2008 financial crisis