MADE IN JAPAN—WE THOUGHT

Business globalization’s irreversibility continues to amaze and sometimes, confuse.  The international automobile market is a prime illustration.  Andy Sharp reports on it in Bloomberg Businessweek (“Japan’s Hottest New Export Market: Japan” 9/17/12–9/23/12, pp. 15–16): “At the Shibaura Chuo auto showroom … Continue reading

WE CAN BE MATCHMAKERS

Last month, Jonathan Rothwell, Senior Research Associate and Associate Fellow with the Brookings Institution, released a report analyzing unemployment with respect to job openings versus required educational credentials (“Education, Job Openings, and Unemployment in Metropolitan America”).  The findings were quite … Continue reading