Public Policy http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en Global Tax Turmoil Demands Executive Attention http://www.industryweek.com/finance/global-tax-turmoil-demands-executive-attention <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Audits increase along with suspicions about corporate tax avoidance.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/finance/global-tax-turmoil-demands-executive-attention" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/finance/global-tax-turmoil-demands-executive-attention#comments Competitiveness Corporate Finance & Tax Public Policy Regulations Trade Finance Gold The Latest Thu, 09 Apr 2015 20:30:00 +0000 163961 at http://www.industryweek.com BEPS Puts More Tax Roadblocks in Front of U.S.-based Companies http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/beps-puts-more-tax-roadblocks-front-us-based-companies <div class="field-byline"> David Ernick, tax principal, Transfer Pricing, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How an international tax reform initiative known as BEPS could impact your business.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/beps-puts-more-tax-roadblocks-front-us-based-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/beps-puts-more-tax-roadblocks-front-us-based-companies#comments Competitiveness Corporate Finance & Tax Public Policy Regulations Trade Finance Global Economy The Latest Thu, 09 Apr 2015 20:30:00 +0000 164491 at http://www.industryweek.com Perils of Doing Business in India Remain http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/perils-doing-business-india-remain <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A survey reveals that 58% of all respondents agreed on bureaucracy being the major obstacle followed by the lack of infrastructure at 52%, corruption 45%, lack of skilled people 35% and tax disputes at 32%.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/perils-doing-business-india-remain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/perils-doing-business-india-remain#comments Expansion Management Public Policy The Latest Thu, 09 Apr 2015 18:30:00 +0000 164501 at http://www.industryweek.com Mark Nolan, Getty Images Are Private Exchanges Right for Your Company? http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/are-private-exchanges-right-your-company <div class="field-byline"> Randall K. Abbott, senior strategist, Towers Watson </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Private Health Exchanges emerge as strategy to meet ACA requirements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/are-private-exchanges-right-your-company" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/are-private-exchanges-right-your-company#comments Compensation Strategies Corporate Finance & Tax Public Policy Finance Employer Provided Health Care The Latest Thu, 09 Apr 2015 16:59:00 +0000 164421 at http://www.industryweek.com Manufacturers Must Optimize Health Care Strategies http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/manufacturers-must-optimize-health-care-strategies <div class="field-byline"> Randall K. Abbott, senior strategist, Towers Watson </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Staying under the ACA's 'Cadillac Tax' trigger will require you to change your health care strategies. Here's how.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/manufacturers-must-optimize-health-care-strategies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/manufacturers-must-optimize-health-care-strategies#comments Compensation Strategies Corporate Finance & Tax Public Policy Finance Workforce The Latest Thu, 09 Apr 2015 05:10:00 +0000 163951 at http://www.industryweek.com France Increasing Renault Investment to Gain Blocking Stake http://www.industryweek.com/finance/france-increasing-renault-investment-gain-blocking-stake <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Officials said the move was in line with the French government being an activist investor and protecting the nation's long-term interests.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/finance/france-increasing-renault-investment-gain-blocking-stake" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/finance/france-increasing-renault-investment-gain-blocking-stake#comments Companies & Executives Public Policy Finance Leadership The Latest Wed, 08 Apr 2015 09:34:00 +0000 164211 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Keith Tsuji, Getty Images Euro Slide Sparks Analyst Clash over Currency War http://www.industryweek.com/finance/euro-slide-sparks-analyst-clash-over-currency-war <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A weak currency can provide a boost to exports, and thus contribute to a wider economic recovery if companies raise wages and create new jobs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/finance/euro-slide-sparks-analyst-clash-over-currency-war" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/finance/euro-slide-sparks-analyst-clash-over-currency-war#comments Competitiveness Public Policy Finance Global Economy The Latest Mon, 06 Apr 2015 10:54:00 +0000 164021 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Hannelore Foerster, Getty Images Tracking Your Competitors and Their Government Benefits http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/tracking-your-competitors-and-their-government-benefits <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The day-to-day stress of the business world can make it easy to lose sight of the fact that commerce does not occur in a bubble; that free and open markets are not really that free and open; and, in the end, government sets nearly all of the ground rules.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/tracking-your-competitors-and-their-government-benefits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/tracking-your-competitors-and-their-government-benefits#comments Public Policy Global Economy The Latest Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:26:00 +0000 163741 at http://www.industryweek.com Fed Opens Door for Rate Rise, Frets Over Slower Growth http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/fed-opens-door-rate-rise-frets-over-slower-growth <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Federal Open Market Committee said in a fresh policy statement that growth had "moderated somewhat" since its January meeting, in part because American households have tailed back spending.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/fed-opens-door-rate-rise-frets-over-slower-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/fed-opens-door-rate-rise-frets-over-slower-growth#comments Competitiveness Public Policy Finance Global Economy Leadership The Latest Thu, 19 Mar 2015 09:08:00 +0000 162811 at http://www.industryweek.com Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Manufacturers Target of Proposed State Chemical Safety Rules http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/manufacturers-target-proposed-state-chemical-safety-rules <div class="field-byline"> Maureen Gorsen, Partner, Alston &amp; Bird LLP </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>For product manufacturers who sell consumer products in all 50 states, the legal and regulatory patchwork is likely to get more complex in 2015.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/manufacturers-target-proposed-state-chemical-safety-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/manufacturers-target-proposed-state-chemical-safety-rules#comments Environment Legislation Public Policy Regulations The Latest Tue, 17 Mar 2015 17:28:00 +0000 162571 at http://www.industryweek.com