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Economics for the 21st Century

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Finally, the study of economics must account for the fact that a great deal of value today is actually created without any real commercial activity at all -- no buying or selling, no profits or shareholder value. This is value creation through voluntary cooperation. Wikipedia, open-source software, and crowd service all illustrate the immense value being created by groups of collaborating innovators without increasing any single individual’s wealth.

 


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10 Great Moments in Sports-Marketing History - AdAge.com

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Upon leaving North Carolina in 1984, His Airness actually wanted a sneaker deal with Adidas. But he ended up signing with Nike for the unheard of sum of $500,000 a year.
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Guest Post: Hitler’s Economics & Why You Should Know A Thing Or Two About Them | Zero Hedge

Guest Post: Hitler’s Economics & Why You Should Know A Thing Or Two About Them | Zero Hedge | Economics | Scoop.it
Hjalmar Schacht was Hitler’s economic guy. According to Wikipedia, Schacht: ”became a supporter of Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Party, and served in Hitler’s government as President of the Reichsbank and Minister of Economics.

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Hal's curator insight, January 17, 2014 5:11 PM

Something to chew upon when considering how all this will likely play out.