Research Summary

The Future of Market Capitalism

by Joseph L. Bower


In 2009 we are aware of the fragile state of our market system.  But a careful examination of the long term prospects for the global economy reveal other problems that may destabilize the system that has created so much wealth in the period since the second world war.   This project is exploring the threats to future prosperity within and without the system of market capitalism and the ways business leaders can work to mitigate those threats.