Harvard physician Atul Gawande says we need to change the nation's approach to aging and dying. How nursing homes can focus more on patients’ need for human connection, and how end-of-life treatment is actually shortening lives instead of extending them.
The conviction of the Arthur Andersen accounting firm is only the latest in a series of troubling news about corporate business practices. Diane and her guests talk about how recent events may be affecting investors and the stock market.
- David Blitzer chief investment strategist, Standard & Poor's
- Jerry Knight Washington Post
- Knight Kiplinger editor and chief of the "Kiplinger Letter" and "Kiplinger's Personal Finance Magazine"
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