The Economics of Integrity

Posted by john on 10 March, 2010 under Ethics | Read the First Comment

The Economics of Integrity, by Anna Bernasek, Harper Studio, 2010.

Summary: An excellent explanation of how wealth is in fact built on integrity, and how important a role trust and trustworthiness play in everyday transactions.

The Puritan Gift

Posted by john on 4 March, 2010 under Ethics | Be the First to Comment

The Puritan Gift: Reclaiming the American Dream Amidst Global Financial Chaos, by Ken Hopper and Will Hopper, I B Taurus, 2009.

Summary: A great exploration of the values underlying the US’s golden age of management.