The paradox of innovation is that it is both essential to businesses' survival and carries huge risks that can destroy companies. The Institute studies how to consider the tradeoff between innovation and risk in light of broader social goals that could be achieved through innovation.

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    How & Why Government, Universities, & Industry Create Domestic Labor Shortages of Scientists & High-Tech Workers

    Long term labor shortages do not happen naturally in market economies. That is not to say that they don’t exist. They are created when employers or government agencies tamper with the natural functioning of the wage mechanism. Read more

    Markets, Speculation and the State

    William Janeway’s Far-Ranging Seminar on Fundamental Debates in Innovation and Finance Read more