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Fast Company
11 mins | May 13, 2020

If entrepreneurs and VCs want to build, we first need to rebuild financial markets

How can markets support a new generation of creators? "Board members and senior public company executives believe that longer-term strategic thinking improves corporate performance — and research bears them out. But they admit to consistently making decisions based on short time horizons. The result is that CEOs slash R&D while orchestrating stock buybacks, which boost earnings per share (and, not incidentally, executive pay)." Ainsley Harris analyses in Fast Company.

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