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Until recently, sociologists trained in the tradition of Wright Mills have assumed western economic elites to be rather monolithic in nature. Not anymore. According to The Economist (“Taking the long view”, November 24th, 2012), CEO’s like Paul Polman of Unilever or management experts like Roger Martin, Dean of the Rotman School of Management of the… » read more

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EU: going for broke

The 2012 global economic results highlight the unique counterperformance of the European Union among its major trading partners. According to the end of year statistics published by The Economist, even countries like Japan and the United States have managed growth rates of 2 percent or above. The average growth rate for the ASEAN countries reaches… » read more

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