Episode 32

Reimagining Capitalism in a World on Fire – A Conversation with Rebecca Henderson


July 30th, 2020

54 mins 21 secs

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About this Episode

In this conversation, Philip spends time with Rebecca Henderson, author of Reimagining Capitalism in a World on Fire. Rebecca Henderson is the John and Natty McArthur University Professor at Harvard University, where she has a joint appointment at the Harvard Business School in the General Management and Strategy units. She spent the first 21 years of her career at MIT, much of it as the Eastman Kodak Professor of Management. She teaches Reimagining Capitalism in the MBA Program and sits on the boards of Amgen and of IDEXX Labs.

The Drop – The segment of the show where Philip and his guest share tasty morsels of intellectual goodness and creative musings.

Philip’s Drop: Small is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered by E.F. Schumacher

Rebecca’s Drop: A Hundred and Seventy Chinese Poems by Arthur Waley