Lorcan Nyhan

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Giving Homeless People Homes Is Cost-Efficient Even In Pricey Silicon Valley: Study

Even in a city with soaring rents, giving out free housing to homeless people is more cost efficient than leaving them on the streets.<p>The median rent in San Francisco recently hit a whopping $4,225 a month. Still, despite the hike, a new study found that doling out apartments to homeless people in …

Google executives explain why the MBA approach to building things is ‘stupid’

Google’s hiring chief says he doesn’t give much credit to college degrees in the hiring process. So it should come as no surprise that other Google executives also regard staples of traditional business school training at the nation’s elite colleges as downright “stupid.”<p>Former senior vice …

Project Management

The many ‘deaths’ of digital marketing

en_GB<p>article<p>Digital marketing is apparently dead. Procter & Gamble’s global brand building officer Marc Pritchard talked about the end of digital as …

Marketing

How Economic Inequality Kills

Economic inequality—as a political cause, as an issue of social and moral concern, as a subject of academic research—is at long last, having its …

Income Inequality

The IMF (Finally) Admits That Inequality Slows Growth

The most important inequality-related news of the week was the release of a new IMF report that found that lower inequality is correlated with faster …

Income Inequality