Dawn was still hours away when Jim Rohr emerged from National City Corp. headquarters in downtown Cleveland on Oct. 24, 2008. The streets were empty, but familiar. His grandfather’s deli had stood just across the street.

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2011
  • Sub Heading How PNC became the fifth largest U.S. bank during the economy’s darkest days
Annie Wang was 9 when her parents vanished behind the Bamboo Curtain. It was the start of China’s “Cultural Revolution,” a terrible time for anyone in that country with money or status.

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2007
  • Sub Heading Doing business with China is a necessity in basic survival. But success doesn’t happen overnight
Twenty years ago I visited China for the first time, and my view of the world changed forever. This took me by surprise. I had studied China at the University of Virginia as part of a lifelong fascination with the country and its people, and I mistakenly thought I “understood” China.

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2006
  • Sub Heading On why many cities in China today ‘closely resemble those old photos of Pittsburgh 50 to 80 years ago.‘
Six years ago, Keith Schaefer was reviewing a portfolio of companies for a group of investors headed by Pittsburgh financier Sam Zacharias and Andy Russell, the former Steeler.

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2010
  • Sub Heading The best energy bet may lie in the business of saving it
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