Book review: The New Geography of Jobs

The New Geography of Jobs By Enrico Moretti Houghton Mifflin Harcourt $32.95 So what company will our city keep?  Will Hamilton join the ranks of the fortunate few? Will our city be blessed with a thriving innovation sector and a highly skilled and well-paid workforce?  Will great employers set up shop and will the bestContinue reading “Book review: The New Geography of Jobs”

Book review: Time to Start Thinking – America in the Age of Descent

Time to Start Thinking: America in the Age of Descent By Edward Luce Atlantic Monthly Press $29.95 Marlin Steel Wire Products President Drew Greenblatt calls it a skills matrix. Author and Financial Times columnist Edward Luce wonders if some workers see it as a Doomsday Book. For Hamilton, it could be our blueprint for prosperity.Continue reading “Book review: Time to Start Thinking – America in the Age of Descent”