Singing the Praises of ‘Big Business’

by Matthew Bishop – Book Review for The New York Times. BIG BUSINESSA Love Letter to an American Anti-HeroBy Tyler Cowen Anti-business feelings in America now run so strong that even some leading bankers and hedge-fund bosses want capitalism reformed. Socialism (of some kind) is espoused by a growing number of Democratic politicians. A Harvard […]


Nudging Against A Brick Wall?

Britain’s Coalition Government gave another hint today about its Big Society big idea that it hopes will win over the voters, with the launch of an £80 million ($130 million) match fund to get philanthropists to start giving to the arts. Though the fund is a good idea, the government is still tinkering at the edges and more major […]