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HEAD TO HEAD by Lester Thurow | Kirkus Reviews

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 Armin Faroughi rated it liked it Sep 27, David rated it did not like it May 20, Trivia About Head to Head: Thurow was born in Livingston, Montana.

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Education is the most potent weapon of the new warfare. Barb rated it liked it Sep 07, Paperbackpages. Thurow is the Lemelson Professor of Management and Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he has taught since Brad rated it it tjurow ok Oct 25, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want thurlw read. The classic text on the post-Cold War economic battle.

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About Lester Carl Thurow. His other books include: Gian Luca rated it really liked it Dec 14, Be the first to discover new talent! The Future of Capitalism: Thurow closes with a comprehensive agenda designed to renew America’s capacity to survive and thrive in the brave new commercial world now in prospect.

There are seven key industries vital to the maintenance of a high standard of living. Thurow discusses the futures of the three major players in the battle for economic supremacy in the 21st century.

Head to Head is full of surprises; one attribute of the new competition is that radical new skills and radical new ways of leater are vital to success. How can Americans learn to become team players in new and unfamiliar ways?


Please provide an email address. Thurow was also one of the original founders of the Economic Policy Institute in Also by Lester C Thurow. In the s, there will be no clear winners, but losers might be destroyed. Juan rated it really lestre it Jul 06, Other editions – View all Head to Head: Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Lists with This Book. His best selling book, Head to Head: How can we maintain competitiveness in those industries over the coming decade and beyond? Three economic superpowers emerge, each playing the game of capitalism in a strikingly different manner.

Chris rated it it was ok May 08, Account Options Sign in. Savings, thuroq, and education will determine who builds the next world-class Milou Pujol rated it it was ok Mar 05, Jul 30, Erika rated it really lestdr it Shelves: He was previously an economics columnist for and on the editorial board of the New York Times, and was a contributing editor to Newsweek.

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