Can We Be Happy in a Post-Apocalyptic World?

Scientists predict that in the years to come both temperatures and sea levels could rise, diminishing valuable resources and leaving civilization in a place of discomfort, both physically and economically. But, despite these distresses, could we actually be happy? Authors Gioietta Kuo and Lane Jennings think so and discuss this possibility in their article, "Achieving … Continue reading Can We Be Happy in a Post-Apocalyptic World?

Why We Should Be Optimistic About the Future

It's true that our natural environment is in peril and our planet is running out of resources. But however bleak things may seem, an article by Gioietta Kuo of the American Center for International Policy Studies and Lane Jennings of the World Future Society asserts that we all have reason to be positive about the … Continue reading Why We Should Be Optimistic About the Future

Employment and Gross Domestic Product in Swedish Family-Owned Businesses

Carl Magnus Bjuggren, Linköping University, Dan Johansson, Dalarna University, and Hans Sjögren, Linköping University, published "A Note on Employment and Gross Domestic Product in Swedish Family-Owned Businesses: A Descriptive Analysis" on September 19th, 2011 in Family Business Review's OnlineFirst collection. Mr. Magnus Bjuggren kindly provided the following thoughts on the article. Who is the target audience … Continue reading Employment and Gross Domestic Product in Swedish Family-Owned Businesses