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John Kay

John Kay's Critique of the Equity System

Robert Teitelman | Posted 10.05.2012 | Business
Robert Teitelman

Relationships become contractual and riven by informational asymmetries. And callous self-interest is freed from the restraints of what should be a fiduciary or -- this is the heart of Kay's vision -- a sense of stewardship. What's lost? Any sense of the longer-term.

Kay on Havel, Orwell and the Greengrocer

Robert Teitelman | Posted 02.21.2012 | Media
Robert Teitelman

John Kay has a characteristically graceful little column today in the Financial Times that opens up new vistas rather than slams doors shut. This is rare and worth an end-of-the-year comment or two.

Appreciating John Kay

Robert Teitelman | Posted 06.20.2011 | Media
Robert Teitelman

In the financial punditry racket, there's no voice quite like the Financial Times' John Kay, certainly not in the United States: skeptical, elliptical...

Show Me the Money!

Dennis Whittle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Dennis Whittle

The International Aid Transparency Initiative (IATI) was an example of an initiative that created unprecedented transparency at the United Nations. But it didn't start out that way.

Iterate and Adapt - Now Repeat

Dennis Whittle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Dennis Whittle

"Our approaches are iterative and adaptive. We make our choices from a limited range of options. Our knowledge of the relevant information and of wh...