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Bettors wagered more in New Jersey than in any other state in May, surpassing Nevada and its large Las Vegas sports books. ImageThe sports betting parlor at the Tropicana casino in Atlantic City. CreditCreditWayne Parry/Associated PressJun 29, 2019When former Gov. Chris Christie took New Jersey’s effort to legalize sports betting to the Supreme Court, it was…

The Moscow metro is one of the busiest and most efficient in the world. Katie Warren/Business Insider The Moscow metro, one of the busiest metros in the world, is known for its efficiency and its beautifully ornate stations. On a recent trip to Russia, I rode the Moscow metro and found it to be a…

SINGAPORE/HONG KONG (Reuters) – Singapore has cautioned wealth managers against aggressively marketing their services or making other efforts to woo clients to the city state by capitalizing on rival Hong Kong’s political turmoil, people with knowledge of the matter said. FILE PHOTO: People walk past office buildings at the central business district in Singapore in…

Spencer Harrison, an associate professor at INSEAD, says that managers in any industry can learn from the success of the Marvel movie franchise. While some sequels lack creativity, Marvel manages to make each of its new releases just different enough, so consumers are not just satisfied but also surprised. Research shows that several strategies drive…