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Manjari Raman

What’s Ailing the Economy? Political Paralysis May Be the Biggest Problem

Ciro Scotti, A new Harvard Business School study on American competitiveness says that the single biggest threat to the economy is politics. It also says that more than at any time in recent history, the U.S. desperately needs a national economic strategy. Among those surveyed – including almost 5,000 b-school alumni, MBA students and over

Political Paralysis Is the Biggest Threat to U.S. Competitiveness

A broken tax system is seen as evidence Republicans and Democrats can’t get anything done. The U.S. political system is America’s “single biggest barrier to competitiveness,” according to an annual study by Harvard Business School. “Many Americans are keenly aware that the system is broken, but are unsure why it is broken or how to