Politics & Government

Securing America’s Footing in the Global Energy Markets

"The assumption that oil has a permanent monopoly on transportation is no longer true," says…

Renewal Is for Leaders, Organizations and Countries

In her new book, New America CEO Anne-Marie Slaughter draws on her own leadership journey…

How the Geopolitics of Oil and Energy Will Shape Our Future

In "The New Map," Pulitzer Prize winner Daniel Yergin explains how a shifting geopolitical landscape…

Worried About the Impacts of Technology? You’re Not Alone.

Kevin Werbach helps leaders understand emerging technologies so they can identify opportunities, avoid dangers and…

Top Experts Help Firms Prepare for Unpredictable Future

To rebuild economies, decision makers in every sector must address issues around global trade, leadership…

Beyond the Election: Renewing Our Country’s Original Promises

As CEO of New America, renowned thought leader Anne-Marie Slaughter says a system overhaul requires…

Invest Wisely Using the SPI Report

The 2020 Social Progress Index factors in the pandemic when guiding firms and governments across…

Reclaiming America’s Status as the Envy of the World

“It’s time to rethink our economy and repair our broken system,” says strategy guru Roger…

Urgent: Here’s How Organizations Can Get Back to Business Sooner Than Later

Harvard Prof. Jonathan Zittrain and co-authors urge state leaders to get the U.S. back on…

4 Women Changing the Way We Think About Innovation

Stern Speakers’ roster includes women who address innovation – from building dynamic companies to reforming…

Is Only Focusing on Shareholder Value Bad for Business?

Rebecca Henderson prescribes an agenda for reforming corporate governance to build a stronger, more sustainable…

“Cut taxes!” says Harvard economist. “But get the numbers right!”

The Trump administration and congressional Republicans are staking everything on what they say will be…

Our Political System is Failing. Michael Porter Has Solutions.

Year after year, Congress fails to reach consensus on important issues, the electorate screams for…

Driving Growth Through Scale-up Ecosystems

Can you kick-start the economic growth of an entire region? It depends. How many billions…

Is Donald Trump Counting on the Gig Economy?

Even as the “gig economy” encompasses 94% of new jobs in the U.S., tax policy…

Transforming a Broken Refugee System

In 2016, the number of global refugees and displaced people hit an all-time high. European…

The Trump Administration and the Future of Automation

Amy Webb, futurist and bestselling author, is concerned. The recent comments by Treasury Secretary Steve…

A Harvard Business School Professor Takes a Look at Political Strategy

With the Republicans in control of the presidency, Congress, and, soon the Supreme Court, the…

Who Can You Trust?

Around the world, trust in our institutions is collapsing. More than a trend, this is…

What to Do About Our Refugee System

More than one million refugees arrived in Europe last year. Alexander Betts, an Oxford University…

How and Why You Should Talk About Growth

If your venture is located outside of one of the traditionally entrepreneurial mega-cities (Boston, Bangalore,…

How to Innovate Our Way to Better Infrastructure

No one would argue that there’s much work to be done with America’s infrastructure. It’s…

Should Instructional Choice Trump School Choice?

In the 21st century, a choice agenda should focus on optimizing instructional choices, not just…

Guru on Project Management Takes a Look at the Cost of Trump’s Wall

Building a wall would be one thing, says Bent Flyvbjerg, but maintaining it quite another.

Education Innovation: Missing From the Election Discussion

Julia Freeland Fisher, education expert and director of education research at the Clayton Christensen Institute,…

Hacking vs. Whistleblowing: Why It Matters to You

In short, if private citizens are now vulnerable to having their online accounts broken into…

Creating Shared Value In New Markets

What can your organization accomplish by creating shared value? It can help change the world…

Our Worst Nightmare: Michael Porter on the Biggest Issue Facing the U.S.

What’s behind the sluggishness of the current U.S. recovery? Our country’s “political paralysis,” says leading…