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Where You Spend Your Firms’ Capital Matters

by Andrew White  |  May 16, 2018

On the front page of today’s US print edition of the Wall Street Journal there is an article (Firms’ Spending on Upgrades Soars) that reports on the notable increase on...

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Preparing Yourself for the Digital Economy

by Andrew White  |  April 26, 2018

I was reading Diane Coyle’s (Author: GDP: A Brief but Affectionate History) column in today’s US print edition of the Financial Times. It is called, "The Digital Economy is Disrupting...

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The Maddening thing about Metrics

by Andrew White  |  February 5, 2018

  The Schumpeter article in this last week’s Economist was titled, The Fog of War: If they are to save the firm, General Electric’s bosses and board need far better information. ...

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Build Your Digital Business Platform Around Data and Analytics

by Andrew White  |  February 1, 2018

Late last year a number of our data and analytics team worked together to build a presentation to share our collected research looking at how to relate data and analytics...

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Put Data and Analytics at the Heart of your Digital Business

by Andrew White  |  November 20, 2017

McKinsey suggest (see Why you need a digital data architecture to build a sustainable digital business) that organizations focused on digital business should put data and analytics at the center...

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Amazon and Whole Foods - The Miseconomics of Competition or the Economics of Miscompetition?

by Andrew White  |  August 29, 2017

In Digital Platforms Force Rethink in Competition Theory I expanded on an FT opinion piece that expressed the concern that digital (multi-sided platforms) will force a rethink of the law and...

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Digital Platforms Force Rethink in Competition Theory

by Andrew White  |  August 18, 2017

  Diane Coyle, author (see GDP: A Brief but Affectionate History) and professor of economics at the University of Manchester, penned a comment in today's US print edition of the...

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Business Platforms Do Not Democratize Markets - Or Do They?

by Andrew White  |  February 13, 2017

The conclusion of this week's special report in the Economist is that business platforms do not, as a rule, democratize markets - though maybe they do access to them.  In...

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