CFO Magazine en CFOs Want Immigration Reform For Certain Jobs <p></p><p>The latest <a href="">Global Business Outlook survey</a> from Duke University and CFO Magazine shows companies are hungry for immigration reform.&nbsp; Close to 90 percent of Chief Financial Officers surveyed say the U.S. government should adopt a merit-based system to determine which immigrants would get to stay and work in this country.</p><p>Duke Finance Professor John Graham is director of the quarterly Global Business Outlook survey.&nbsp; He says they had not asked this type of immigration question before.</p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 11:24:59 +0000 Leoneda Inge 11981 at Duke CFO Survey Shows Pessimism <p>The latest Duke University CFO Magazine survey shows rising pessimism among companies in the US and abroad.<br> Wed, 12 Sep 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Leoneda Inge 1915 at CFO Survey Shows Optimistic Job Market <p>A global business outlook survey conducted by Duke University shows companies are beginning to hire again.<br><br><strong>Leoneda Inge:&nbsp;</strong> The quarterly Duke University, CFO Magazine Survey paints a much rosier jobs picture than in the past several quarters.&nbsp; John Graham is a Finance professor at Duke and director of the survey.&nbsp;&nbsp; He says Chief Financial Officers are optimistic in 2012.<br> Thu, 08 Mar 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Leoneda Inge 3070 at Duke - CFO Magazine Sees Optimism <p>A survey by Duke University shows Chief Financial Officers from across the country were more optimistic the last quarter of the year than in earlier months.</p> Fri, 16 Dec 2011 22:00:00 +0000 Leoneda Inge 7083 at CFO Optimism Not As Strong <p></p><p style="line-height: 15px; margin-bottom: 0.75em; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, serif; background-color: rgb(162, 191, 228);">Chief Financial Officers are beginning to get nervous again about the economy.&nbsp; That’s the latest from a quarterly report by Duke University and C-F-O Magazine.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 09 Jun 2011 14:00:00 +0000 Leoneda Inge 8687 at Survey: CFOs More Optimistic About The Economy <p>Chief financial officers in the US have a more optimistic outlook about the economy. That’s according to a new survey from Duke University and CFO Magazine. It finds optimism among CFOs to be at its highest level since early 2007.</p><p>John Graham is a finance professor at Duke and the director of the survey:</p> Wed, 09 Mar 2011 21:21:00 +0000 Jeremy Loeb 10068 at CFOs More Optimistic <p>Chief Financial Officers say they are a lot more optimistic about the economy in this last quarter of 2010 than they were just a few months ago.<br><br>More than 800 CFOs from across the country – representing public and private companies – were surveyed by Duke University and CFO Magazine.&nbsp;</p><p>Kate O’Sullivan is Senior Editor at CFO Magazine.&nbsp; She says 50-percent of the CFOs surveyed say their companies plan on spending money in the new year on everything from research and development to full-time hiring.</p> Wed, 15 Dec 2010 13:00:00 +0000 Leoneda Inge 11397 at