Tagged:All posts tagged: economy

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Issues

Misconceptions About Globalization and the Truth About Supply Chains

Finbarr Livesey, author of From Global to Local, combats false assumptions on globalization and urges us to restructure our beliefs on the global economy.

Books

On the Ubiquitous, Economy-Shaping, Library-Defining Billy Bookcase

An excerpted chapter from Tim Harford's book, Fifty Inventions That Shaped the Modern Economy, discussing the significance of the Billy bookshelf from IKEA.

Writing

The Origins of What Color Is Your Parachute: Dick Bolles’s Editor Reflects

The editor of Richard Bolles's classic, What Color Is Your Parachute?, reflects back on working with Dick, the origins of the title, and the book's legacy.

Interviews

The Broken Ladder: Keith Payne on How Inequality Affects Our Behavior

We interviewed Keith Payne, author of The Broken Ladder, to learn more about how inequality alters our mindsets, and changes the way we behave.

Interviews

Steven Clifford on Why CEO Pay Structures Are Harmful to Companies

Former CEO and author Steven Clifford joins Signature to discuss why the pay gap between chief executive officers and their workers is harmful to America.

History

Shadows of the Korean War and its Aftermath, Cast Over Fiction

Yoojin Grace Wuertz, author of Everything Belongs to Us, reflects on the human costs of South Korea’s “economic miracle” and its race towards development.