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These articles, papers, and comments are about Vietnam, its people, its culture, and its economy.

July 21, 2018

Something everyone should read

I think her idea is a great one – maybe the world should explore making this compulsory for all school-leavers …

“One idea would be a public service program that would encourage or require young Americans to spend a year after high school in another community, far from their own, not “helping” members of another group but interacting with people with whom they would normally never cross paths, ideally working together toward a common end.”

https://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/world/2018-06-14/tribal-world

October 19, 2016

Education For The Next Economy – a personal view

The challenges faced by business and society in the rapidly-changing 21st century require skills and capabilities that our education system, essentially fit-for-purpose in the 19th Century, struggles to provide. In this brief paper, presented at the Rotterdam TED-Rotterdam Clean Tech Delta forum on October 5th, Ron sets out a personal vision of how a business school might be restructured to provide graduates who will be better able to meet these challenges but also capable of continually retraining managers.

To download the paper, click here.

Education for the next economy.