Tags archives: free-enterprise

Dr. Gregory Thornbury Named Values & Capitalism Visiting Professor

•••
Dr. Gregory Thornbury, president of The King’s College (TKC) in New York City, has been named the inaugural Values & Capitalism Visiting Professor for the 2015–2016 academic year. In this new position, which will rotate annually, Dr. Thornbury will collaborate with V&C on conferences, campus events, and a number of other project initiatives.

Markets Turn Competition into Cooperation

•••
The New York Times had a story recently complaining that competition between charter schools and traditional public schools prevented both from cooperating. Apparently, the NYT’s definition of “cooperation” looks a lot more like campfire kumbayah and a lot less like iron sharpens iron. [pq]There’s solid evidence that welcoming setbacks helps people achiev[...]