DISCUSSION Solving Short-Termism: to promote a long-term focus, change the company ownership model

by Yolanda Villafuerte _______20th November 2015

There is increasing evidence and acknowledgement that the West has a problem with short-termism in business. However, not enough is being done to solve this problem. As I argue in my recently published book, Playing the Long Game, by looking at the lessons of history, we can see the choices we can no longer afford to ignore. Most importantly, we face a choice between reverting to a more closed system of company ownership and control or embracing a new, transparent system of collective research and engagement. Read the full article here.