The Winner-take-all Society: Why the Few at the Top Get So Much More Than the Rest of Us

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Virgin Books, 2010 - Competition - 277 pages
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In today's hyper-competitive world, in business, as in sport, thousands are competing for only a handful of top prizes. This relentless emphasis on coming out on top has shaped our society and how we define success in troubling ways. But a more equitable and more prosperous future is possible. The Winner-Take-All Society reveals how.

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"The Winner-Take-All Society" is two economics professors talking about how competitive markets try so hard to undercut each other that the industry as a whole suffers financially. Their arguments are ... Read full review

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