Faculty News | Xconomy | 09
by William A. Sahlman
I don't know how most Americans feel these days, but I haven't felt like this since just before Richard Nixon left office in 1974. Our political leaders (think "jumbo shrimp" or "military intelligence") have just completed a grand game of chicken. They ended up in just the same position Neville Chamberlain was when he negotiated with Adolf Hitler.