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Steven Syre

Syre writes about local business, economics, and markets twice weekly in the Globe’s Boston Capital column. He joined the Globe in 1995 and previously wrote a financial column in the Boston Herald.

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Steven Syre | Boston Capital

New AG’s opposition to Partners deal the right call

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Maura Healey’s assessment of both the big picture and the important details are spot-on.

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The new state attorney general made it clear Monday she’s generally opposed the proposed merger of giant Partners Healthcare System with South Shore Hospital and two other community hospitals — a deal explicitly endorsed by her predecessor, Martha Coakley, with lots of strings attached. Good for her. It’s better than a good call. It’s the right call.

Steven Syre | Boston Capital

Europe may get some US-style stimulus

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Leaders of the European Central Bank are considering an economic stimulus plan many believe is necessary to ward off the threat of dangerous deflation.

Steven Syre | Boston Capital

Post-Boston, Jeff Vinik now the toast of Tampa

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The Lightning owner, once Boston’s most famous mutual fund manager, has big plans for the area around the hockey team’s arena.