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The Coming Prosperity: How Entrepreneurs Are Transforming the Global Economy

Philip Auerswald


Ours is the most dynamic era in human history. The benefits of four centuries of technological and organizational change are at last reaching a previously excluded global majority. This transformation will create large-scale opportunities in richer countries like the United States just as it has in poorer countries now in the ascent. This book argues that it is time to overcome the outdated narratives of fear that dominate public discourse and to grasp the powerful momentum of progress. Acknowledging the gravity of today's greatest global challenges—like climate change, water scarcity, and rap ... More

Keywords: climate change, water scarcity, rapid urbanization, entrepreneurship, global knowledge networks, Karim Khoja, Leila Janah

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2012 Print ISBN-13: 9780199795178
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2015 DOI:10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199795178.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Philip Auerswald, author
Associate Professor, George Mason University's School of Public Policy