The Infinite Game

17 November 2019 | By Simon Sinek | Filed in: economics.

Do you know how to play the game you re in In finite games, like football or chess, the players are known, the rules are fixed, and the endpoint is clear The winners and losers are easily identified In infinite games, like business or politics or life itself, the players come and go, the rules ar

Trailblazer: The Power of Business as the Greatest Platform for Change

17 November 2019 | By Marc Benioff | Filed in: economics.

The founder and co CEO of Salesforce delivers an inspiring vision for the future of business one in which anyone is empowered to change the world The gold standard on how to use business as a platform for change at this urgent time Ray Dalio, founder of Bridgewater Associates and author of the Ne

Narrative Economics: How Stories Go Viral and Drive Major Economic Events

17 November 2019 | By Robert J Shiller | Filed in: economics.

From Nobel Prize winning economist and New York Times bestselling author Robert Shiller, a new way to think about how popular stories help drive economic events In a world in which internet troll farms attempt to influence foreign elections, can we afford to ignore the power of viral stories to affe

The Triumph of Injustice: How the Rich Dodge Taxes and How to Make Them Pay

17 November 2019 | By Emmanuel Saez | Filed in: economics.

America s runaway inequality has an engine our unjust tax system Even as they became fabulously wealthy, the ultra rich have seen their taxes collapse to levels last seen in the 1920s Meanwhile, working class Americans have been asked to pay The Triumph of Injustice presents a forensic inve

Open Borders: The Science and Ethics of Immigration

17 November 2019 | By Bryan Caplan | Filed in: economics.

Economist Bryan Caplan makes a bold case for unrestricted immigration in this fact filled graphic nonfiction American policy makers have long been locked in a heated battle over whether, how many, and what kind of immigrants to allow to live and work in the country Those in favor of welcoming

Super Pumped: The Battle for Uber

17 November 2019 | By Mike Isaac | Filed in: economics.

In June 2017, Travis Kalanick, the hard charging CEO of Uber, was ousted in a boardroom coup that capped a brutal year for the transportation giant Uber had catapulted to the top of the tech world, yet for many came to symbolize everything wrong with Silicon Valley Award winning New York Times tec

Fashionopolis: The Price of Fast Fashion and the Future of Clothes

17 November 2019 | By Dana Thomas | Filed in: economics.

An investigation into the damage wrought by the colossal clothing industry and the grassroots, high tech, international movement fighting to reform it What should I wear It s one of the fundamental questions we ask ourselves every day More than ever, we are told it should be something new Today,

The Narrow Corridor: States, Societies, and the Fate of Liberty

17 November 2019 | By Daron Acemoğlu | Filed in: economics.

A must read Acemoglu and Robinson are intellectual heavyweights of the first rank erudite and fascinating Paul Collier, Guardian, on Why Nations FailBy the authors of the international bestseller Why Nations Fail, based on decades of research, this powerful new big picture framework explain