U.S. Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke gave a speech in Wyoming yesterday on globalization. It’s a good piece that provides some historical context, draws contrasts between the stunning pace of change now from economic and social interpenetration of the past, and concludes that, while we need to be sure the gains of globalization are spread around, the potential benefits of a smaller, more integrated world are significant.
Ben’s Latest Books
- Brad Smith (@IntuitBrad), CEO of Intuit, on building teams -- "tap into the greatness that already exists in people":https://t.co/qtre9A0W33, 16 hours ago
- "Go work at Burger King. Go into the woods and forage for nuts and berries. Do NOT go back to college." -Peter Thiel parody character on HBO, 24 hours ago
- The Alliance debuts at #6 on the NYT bestseller list and hit #1 in "Management" category on Amazon. :) Get it here: http://t.co/mdAqowH8xY, Jul 23
Recommended BooksDavid Eagleman Sum: Forty Tales from the AfterlivesGeorge Packer The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New AmericaOliver Burkeman Help!: How to Become Slightly Happier and Get a Bit More DoneLarry Rosenberg Breath by Breath: The Liberating Practice of Insight Meditation