Delaware: A State that has More Business Entities than People
Economics

Delaware: A State that has More Business Entities than People

“What is equity? The word of course means simply fairness.” – The Honorable Sam Glasscock III, Vice-Chancellor of the Delaware Court of Chancery Would it surprise you that Delaware has more corporate entities than people? How about the fact that 66% of Fortune 500 companies have incorporated in Delaware? With over a million corporations, why … Continue reading

Inside the Search for the New Uber CEO
Economics / Organizational Strategy / Technology

Inside the Search for the New Uber CEO

  On August 28th, Uber announced that their new CEO would be former travel company Expedia’s CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi. This comes after a two and a half month search after Travis Kalanick, the founding CEO, stepped away from normal operations on July 13th. The ridesharing company is the most valuable private company on Earth, worth … Continue reading

The Complicated Aspects in Assessing Harvey’s Economic Impact
Economics

The Complicated Aspects in Assessing Harvey’s Economic Impact

Today, Hurricane Harvey continued to slowly move towards southwest Louisiana and through Houston, as the confirmed death toll rose to 30 amidst a record-setting rainfall of around 52 inches. Harvey, which is now being called by some as the “Storm of the Decade”, has left behind billions of dollars in damages after initially being overlooked. … Continue reading