Posts Tagged ‘World Economic Forum’

Learning in Davos

Posted: January 19, 2015 at 10:57 am, Last Updated: January 19, 2015 at 11:02 am

Most of us tend to spend the bulk of our professional time with people in our own discipline.  And when we go to a conference, we do the same thing.  Academics spend time with academics, politicians with politicians, business leaders with business leaders, doctors with doctors, lawyers with lawyers. Yet, when we look at any of […]

Only honorable business leaders can stop corruption

Posted: December 4, 2012 at 10:28 am

The World Economic Forum’s blog this week is dedicated to combating corruption.  In my contribution I argue that only by changing the dominant value system of managers we will be able to curb the damaging effects of corruption: Corruption will not be eradicated through legislation and prosecution alone. It will take a deep change in […]