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Money & Tech is one of several start-up companies and entrepreneurs partnering with the live-work space 20Mission. The company hosted old guard Missionites and techies alike at an event Tuesday night dedicated to promoting and explaining Bitcoin, an online currency currently valued at about $640 a virtual bit.
The simple reason for Corporate America's lack of imagination is found in the incentives of our executive suites.
Stock-based compensation has exploded in the past 40 years, as part of a push to "align" inside management and outside shareholders. In 1970, CEO compensation was $850,000 on average; less than 1% of that came in the form of stock-based incentives. In 2000, those figures were $14 million and 50%, according to Roger Martin's Fixing the Game .
Aside from exploding CEO pay in general, the "alignment" has had questionable effects.
My company is a US based manufacturing operation, which ships directly from the our U.S. factory throughout the world. We manufacture scientific instrumentation which is in fairly high demand - it's a niche market, and our main competition is based in the U.S., EU, and to a small extent China.
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Economist, specialized in political economy and peer-to-peer dynamics; core member of the P2P Foundation
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