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Issue 83, Summer 2016

strategy+business magazine: Issue 82 Spring 2016

In this issue

Cover story

  • Strategy & Leadership

    From the Outside In

    by DeAnne Aguirre, Per-Ola Karlsson, and Gary L. Neilson
    Faced with volatility, more companies are looking beyond their own ranks to find new leadership. Multimedia: Take the quiz “Are You a Likely CEO?

Leading Ideas

Essays

  • Global Perspective

    Social Entrepreneurship by the Billions

    by Roger L. Martin, Sally R. Osberg, and Jennifer Riel
    An audacious effort to provide digital ID numbers throughout India illustrates the potential for large-scale change.

Books in Brief

  • Finance

    Boardroom Brawlers

    by Jill Priluck
    A new book describes how waves of shareholder activism have been altering the corporate landscape for nearly a century.
  • Organizations & People

    The Race Goes to the Grift

    by Nancy A. Nichols
    A new history of con artists finds that both scams and legitimate marketing appeal to the same set of human instincts.
  • Technology

    Rocking the Bus

    by Mark Stahlman
    In his new book, Douglas Rushkoff reacts to rising inequality and the threat of automation by proposing a new social operating system that distributes wealth more equitably.
  • Business Literature

    Twilight of the Central Bankers

    by Zachary Karabell
    Mohamed A. El-Erian argues that the world’s masters of monetary policy have reached the peak of their ability to influence the course of the global economy.

Recent Research