Ideas at Work: Off The Shelf

Converging on Startup Success

Ideas at Work: Off The Shelf
October 7, 2014
In conversation, Damon Phillips and Evan Rawley discuss why entrepreneurship resists easy study and how their research is tackling some of the biggest questions in the field.
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Fragile by Design

Ideas at Work: Off The Shelf
August 21, 2014
In his new book, Professor Charles Calomiris shows how unlikely political coalitions have contributed to banking crises in some countries, and helped create stability in others.
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Insights Gained

Ideas at Work: Off The Shelf
March 21, 2014
In his new book, Mark Broadie illustrates the value of developing a fresh approach to a pursuit mired in tradition, and brings analytics to golf.
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Lessons from Asia in Financial Development

Ideas at Work: Off The Shelf
January 24, 2014

Hugh Patrick discusses the liberalization of financial systems behind the remarkable economic development of China, Japan, and Korea.

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Music Makers and Market Breakers

Ideas at Work: Off The Shelf
August 30, 2013
In a new book, Damon Phillips dives deep into the history of jazz to share often surprising lessons about how new markets rise and fall.
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Finding the Fit That Makes Us Tick

Ideas at Work: Off The Shelf
June 26, 2013
In a new book, E. Tory Higgins shares the keys to understanding what motivates people — and how to unlock success and influence others.
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Competitive Advantage's End

Ideas at Work: Off The Shelf
May 28, 2013
In a new book, Rita McGrath explains how companies can thrive in what she calls the 'transient advantage economy'.
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Risk, Innovation, and Social Value

Ideas at Work: Off The Shelf
January 30, 2013
Bruce Kogut, the director of the School's Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. Center for Leadership and Ethics, discusses the center's latest perspective about making the financial sector work for Wall Street and Main Street after the financial crisis.
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From Intuition to Creation

Ideas at Work: Off The Shelf
December 28, 2012

Bill Duggan explains how innovations are made, from idea to implementation.

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Who Rules the World, and How?

Ideas at Work: Off The Shelf
May 31, 2012
In a new book, Bruce Kogut discusses how network science reveals the small worlds and clubs behind the exercise of corporate governance.
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