Monthly Archives: June 2014

Corporations in Contrast to Small Businesses

As long ago as 1937 Ronald Coase in his book “The Nature of the Firm” pointed out that market forces, like pricing, competitive bidding do not operate within a corporation of any size. One department typically does not bid for … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Sociopathic Corporations and Good Ones

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Reflections on a Time of Change: Edmund Burke and Beyond

I am reading Jesse Norman’s fine book on the conservative politician and originator of modern conservative thinking Edmund Burke (1729-1797). I increasingly feel like a Burke-influenced liberal. I greatly fear climate change, economic instability, and growing economic inequality because all … Continue reading

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