Sunday, April 3, 2016

ProMarket — Is There a Crisis in the Economic Theory of the Firm? Participants at Harvard Business School Conference Agree: Firms Try to Change the Rules of the Game

A novel conference at Harvard Business School brought together top scholars in order to answer the question: Is Milton Friedman’s dictum that firms that maximize shareholder value maximize social value as well still relevant in a post-Citizens United world?
With "experts" like these, we are in trouble. Sounds like a theology conference to me.
ht Mark Thoma at Economist's View

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