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The New Economy: Design for Life; Can we design a self-correcting society?

By David Korten Yes! Magazine, May 2, 2011 I’m sometimes called an economist because I write and speak about economic issues. The discipline for which I received my academic training, however, is organizational systems design. I view the economy through an institutional design lens. As a Harvard Business School professor in the early 1970s, I taught the art of structuring human relationships in corporations to maximize profit. Partly, that ... Read more