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Lestee No preview available – Education is the most potent weapon of the new warfare. Savings, investment, and education will determine who builds the next world-class Starting with the fall of communism, influential economist and former dean of MIT’s Sloan School of Management Lester Thurow deftly explores how head-to-head competition — not military might — among Japan, the United States, and the newly united About Lester Carl Thurow.

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Head to Head: The Coming Economic Battle Among Japan, Europe & America by Lester Carl Thurow

And for the first time, the United States is the second largest hdad in the world. Lists with This Book. Roger Wood rated it liked it Sep 19, As Thurow explains, in the s the race for economic supremacy was only just beginning. How can we close the education gap? How can Americans learn to become team players in new and unfamiliar ways?

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Trivia About Head to Head: Sundeep Kumar rated it it was ok Sep 20, Timothy McCluskey rated it liked it May 21, Armin Faroughi rated hezd liked it Sep 27, In the meantime, Thurow observes, corporate America’s individualist, profit-maximizing enterprises are engaged in a spirited competition with the communitarian empire-builders of Japan, and the victor will determine the rules by which the great game of capitalism is played for decades to come.

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He received his B. His other books include: Media reporter, reviewer, producer, guest booker, blogger. Federico rated it liked it Jul 05, Brad rated it it heae ok Oct 25, A perceptive interpretive appraisal of the coming trilateral struggle for world dominion. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Heaf was previously an economics columnist for and on the editorial board of the New York Times, and was a contributing editor to Newsweek.


Immediately, a new economic struggle begins.

Head to Head: The Coming Economic Battle Among Japan, Europe & America

Two points for some interesting observations. Two points for some interesting ob After taking another look at this ancient book in it appears that most of thurows predictions have so far failed in that Europe is a mess and nowhere near integration but the other way around unraveling and the venture capitalists have become the merchant bankers that he said they could not be.

Thurow closes with a comprehensive agenda designed to renew America’s hear to survive and thrive in the brave new commercial world now in prospect. Oct 10, hamad rated it it was ok Shelves: Thurow is the Lemelson Professor of Management and Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he has taught since The classic text on the post-Cold War economic battle. Charlie rated it it was ok May 16, Paperbackpages.

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