21 Apr 2014  Research & Ideas

Bio-Piracy: When Western Firms Usurp Eastern Medicine

Raj Choudhury and Tarun Khanna examine the history of herbal patent applications, challenging a stereotype that characterizes Western firms as innovators and emerging markets as imitators. Open for comment; 1 Comment posted.


What do YOU think?

What do you think?

02 Apr 2014

Has the Post-Capitalist Economy Finally Arrived?
By Jim Heskett

A new force is driving economies--companies such as Airbnb that have few marginal costs and even fewer employees, rendering traditional forms of capitalism unrecognizable. Is this the start of the post-capitalist economy? asks Jim Heskett. What do YOU think? Open for comment; 22 Comments posted.

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