Posts Tagged ‘creativity’

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    Human Capital: Creativity and Competition

    May 24, 13 • 124 Views • Behavioral Economics, Businesses, Economic Growth, Innovation, Labor, Macroeconomic MeasurementNo Comments

    Telling graduates that, ”You are now officially credentialed as being smart,” author Walter Isaacson began his commencement address at Pomona College. “But,” he continued, because “Smart people are a dime a dozen, … Think...

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    Creative Incentives

    May 15, 11 • 97 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, InnovationNo Comments

    In his New Yorker Magazine article on creativity, Malcolm Gladwell describes Mick Jagger, the musician, and Gary Starkweather, an optical engineer, as gentlemen who pour out countless ideas and develop an endless stream of products. For Jagger, the product is...