Favorite Readings & Resources

Books

  • The Nature of Technology: What it is and how it Evolves
    Arthur, W. Brian. New York: Free Press, 2009.
  • The Gifts of Athena: Historical Origins of the Knowledge Economy
    Mokyr, Joel. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2004.
  • The Quest for Cosmic Justice
    Sowell, Thomas. New York: Free Press, 2002.
  • Truth: A History and Guide for the Perplexed
    Fernandez-Armesto, Felipe. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1997.
  • Trust: The Social Virtues and the Creation of Prosperity
    Fukuyama, Francis. New York: Free Press, 1995.
  • The Future of Freedom: Illiberal Democracy at Home and Abroad
    Zakaria, Fareed. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2003.
  • The Cunning of Unreason: Making Sense of Politics
    Dunn, John. New York: Basic Books, 2000.
  • The Press Effect: Politicians, Journalists, and the Stories that Shape the Political World
    Hall Jamieson, Kathleen and Waldman, Paul. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003.
  • Research and Relevant Knowledge: American Research Universities Since World War II
    Geiger, Roger L. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993.
  • The Rise of American Research Universities: Elites and Challengers in the Postwar Era
    Graham, Hugh Davis and Diamond, Nancy. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997.
  • Competing for the Future
    Hamel, Gary and Prahalad, C.K. Boston: Harvard Business School Press, 1994.
  • What’s Wrong with Strategy?
    (article)Campbell, Andrew and Alexander, Marcus. Boston: Harvard Business Review, November-December 1997.
  • Having Trouble with Your Strategy? Then Map It (article)
    Kaplan, Robert S. and Norton, David P. Boston: Harvard Business Review, September-October 2000.
  • Measuring the Strategic Readiness of Intangible Assets (article)
    Kaplan, Robert S. and Norton, David P. Boston: Harvard Business Review, February 2004.
  • The Great Game of Business
    Stack, Jack. New York: Doubleday, 1992.
  • The Rise and Fall of Strategic Planning
    Mintzberg, Henry. New York: Free Press, 1994.
  • What's Wrong with Strategy?
    Campbell, Andrew and Alexander, Marcus. Boston: Harvard Business Review, 1997.
  • The Lexus and the Olive Tree: Understanding Globalization
    Friedman, Thomas L. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2000.
  • Basic Economics: A Citizen's Guide to the Economy
    Sowell, Thomas. New York: Basic Books, 2000.
  • The Content of Our Character: A New Vision of Race in America
    Steele, Shelby. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1990.
  • A Dream Deferred: The Second Betrayal of Black Freedom in America
    Steele, Shelby. New York: HarperPerennial, 1999.
  • The Invisible Heart: An Economic Romance
    Roberts, Russell. Cambridge: Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press, 2001.
  • The Global Me: New Cosmopolitans and the Competitive Edge: Picking Globalism's Winners and Losers
    Zachary, Gregg Pascal. New York: Public Affairs, 2000.

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