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The financial crisis revealed the opposite truth,” Stanton writes. “Successful firms each found their own way to withstand the crisis; unsuccessful firms were alike in their inability to cope and in the mistakes they made.”
Bottom line, Stanton distilled eight lessons that guided successful firms. Most notably, they asked questions that uncovered ...
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FINANCE

What went wrong with the financial system to cause so much harm to people and the economy? These writings explore that question as well as the question of the appropriate government intervention in the financial and credit markets. Government intervention needs to consider not only effectiveness, but also legitimacy and fairness and long-term consequences of programs and actions.
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GOVERNMENT

The economy needs effective and efficient government to provide a framework so the private sector can flourish. These writings analyze organization & management of government regulatory agencies and programs that provide public services, including homeland security, disaster response, Medicare, electric power transmission, and government loan & guarantee programs.
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ORGANIZATION & MANAGEMENT

Design of an organization shapes its capacity, flexibility, accountability, and life cycle. management has to do with the way that leaders guide an organization, shape its culture, and ensure sustainable ways of doing business. Poor organizational design can make good management difficult, especially as an organization becomes set in its ways.
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