Tag: Society

Are Philanthropies Becoming Too Powerful? The Pros and Cons of “Big Charity”

Over the last few years, I have noticed a rising angst in some left-leaning thinkers about the roles played by the largest private foundations in the U.S. It may seem […]

Can We Ever Put Time and Space Back Into Finance?

The VOX economics blog ran an good piece by Biagio Bosone on Jan 23 where he makes the case to slow down the current rush into robotic finance  (http://www.voxeu.org/article/putting-time-and-space-back-finance). Bosone […]

Is the “10 Year Old Test” a valid way to measure value?

FT.com has a piece today by Lucy Kellaway in which she argues, with tongue not so in cheek, that anyone who can’t explain his job in plain English to a […]