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The Community of Detroit

By Michael Gordon on July 22, 2013 12:28 PM Sorting through my thoughts about Detroit’s bankruptcy (or whatever it turns out to be) Different ideas about how companies can be organized and run are floating around. What resonates with me are institutions that support communities: “communities” of employees, of local citizens, of people interacting with […] Read More

Economics for the Future

By Michael Gordon on July 15, 2013 8:34 PM How’s the economy looking to you? Of course, none of us has ever seen “the economy,” since the term is just an abstraction. But it is an abstraction that covers such a broad range of activities that we probably need a few new words to cover […] Read More