When More Is Not Better: Overcoming America's Obsession with Economic Efficiency
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We are happy to announce that Roger Martin, keynote speaker of our 2018 CEEMAN Annual Conference, has released a new book under the title When More is Not Better: Overcoming America's Obsession with Economic Efficiency.

In this bracing yet constructive book, world-renowned business thinker Roger Martin starkly outlines the fundamental problem: We have treated the economy as a machine, pursuing ever-greater efficiency as an inherent good. But efficiency has become too much of a good thing. Our obsession with it has inadvertently shifted the shape of our economy, from a large middle class and smaller numbers of rich and poor (think of a bell-shaped curve) to a greater share of benefits accruing to a thin tail of already-rich Americans (a Pareto distribution). (description from

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