Rob Ford and the Emerging Crisis of Legitimacy

The Rob Ford spectacle in Toronto reflects a deeper problem: trust in our democratic institutions is collapsing.

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SAP Business Innovation’s Future of Business Series

I participated in SAP Business Innovation’s twelve part series on the Future of Business.

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Paradigm Shift 20 Year Anniversary

It’s been 20 years since I published Paradigm Shift. In 1991 we were barely at the cusp of the technology revolution.

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Review of Merger of the Century

Best-selling author, writer and pundit (and dual citizen of both countries) Diane Francis argues that the United States and Canada should unite ASAP. She sets out the economic benefits of joining forces, how the deal could be fairly structured, and the political hurdles to overcome.

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Coase’s theories helped understanding of Internet’s impact on how business is done

Renowned economist Ronald Coase died last week at the age of 102. Among his many achievements, Mr. Coase was awarded the 1991 Nobel Prize in Economics, largely for his inspiring 1937 paper The Nature of the Firm.

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My Opinion Piece in Toronto Star: Amazon’s Jeff Bezos is a welcome addition to journalism

Printing yesterday’s news on dead trees is not a sustainable business model for large dailies.

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