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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

For Harvard fund, an Investing 101 lesson on risk

By Steven Syre , Globe Columnist

Harvard’s investment arm has been trying to squeeze risk out of the endowment ever since the fund took a beating in the financial crisis.

Boston Capital

Partners doesn’t need more hospitals

By Steven Syre , Globe Staff

There is something extraordinary about the elephant that tries so hard to convince you it’s just not big enough.

Opinion | Steven Syre

Roger Goodell won’t survive NFL’s Ray Rice fiasco

By Steven Syre , Globe Columnist

It’s already clear that the league’s commissioner has become an indelible part of the problem and not a part of any solution.

Boston Capital

New Genzyme drug comes at a high price

By Steven Syre , Globe Staff

There are a lot of new therapies with encouraging prospects and eye-popping price tags in the news lately.