Economics & Business
Contributor: Editorial Staff at Management Matters Network
Posted: 11/03/2016
Reflections on Spinners
IntroductionPrinceton's Daniel Kahneman, winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics and author of The New York Times bestseller Thinking, Fast and Slow said:Students of policy… have noted… some issues are highly salient in the public's mind while others are neglected…People tend to assess the relative importance of issues by the ease with which they... Full Article »
Contributor: Jim Champy
Posted: 09/22/2016
Jim Champy
Reid Hoffman, the founder of LinkedIn, has been proselytizing that most work in the future will be done by “independent contractors” or “freelancers.” This is the Uber model, where all the drivers are self-employed. It’s also common in Silicon Valley—many engineers are not employees, but rather contractors hired to work on a project. Engineers are... Full Column »
Contributor: Editorial Staff
Posted: 11/07/2016
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With all the economic measurements (e.g., GDP, labor force participation ratios, business investment) defined and computed, it becomes possible to compare actual results of economic policies versus predicted results.And when results deviate from expectations, there are only two courses of action: change strategies or lower goals. It appears economi Full Sector Report »