All You Need to Know About Doughnuts

Knowing that last Friday was National Doughnut Day, we can thank the inventor that made doughnut mass production possible.

What You Don’t Know About the TPP

We can see by looking at a single firm that makes waders in Montana that the Trans-Pacific Partnership combines Adam Smith with David Ricardo.

Why Tesla's Totally Illogical Strategy Might Work

Our Wednesday environment focus Elon Musk just flipped entrepreneurial logic upside down. Rather than building a patent moat around his technology, he announced it would be available to anyone using it “in good faith.” That means Tesla’s 203 patents will be accessible to all…

Innovation: Happy Birthday Moving Assembly Line!

Yesterday, the moving assembly line celebrated its 100th birthday. Before October 7, 1913, in one place, a car was built by teams of workers. The chassis took 12 hours to finish while magneto production required 15 minutes and 29 workers.…