Lester Thurow

Lester Thurow

Economists are always recommending the elimination of this or that market imperfection ... no astrophysicist recommends the elimination of planets that he does not like.More Lester Thurow quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Change requires individuals who recognize that new things can be done and who take the initiative to get them done ... The existing bureaucracies, public and private, will not take on the job of changing what is.More Lester Thurow quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is nothing antithetical in American history, culture, or traditions to teamwork. Teams were important in America's history - wagon trains conquered the West, men working together on the assembly line in American industry conquered the world, a successful national strategy and a lot of teamwork put an American on the moon first (and thus fare, last). But American mythology extols only the individual...In America, halls of fame exist for almost every conceivable activity, but nowhere do Americans raise monuments inMore Lester Thurow quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The old foundations of success are gone ... The world's wealthiest man, Bill Gates, owns nothing tangible: no land, no gold or oil, no factories ... For the first time in history the world's wealthiest man owns only knowledge.More Lester Thurow quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Major investment decisions have become too important to be left to the private sector.More Lester Thurow quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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