The Business Lessons of the Belmont Stakes

Harvard Business Review

Well, we can quantify that with something called a Beyer Speed Figure , a measure of a horse's performance adjusted for track conditions. Here are the speed figures for the Kentucky Derby and Preakness combined for the last seven Triple Crown aspirants, all of which failed, along with I'll Have Another: Beyer Speed Figures for Triple Crown Contenders. For a market to be efficient, where price is an unbiased estimate of value, investors must be cognitively diverse.

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The Business Lessons of the Belmont Stakes

Harvard Business Review

Well, we can quantify that with something called a Beyer Speed Figure , a measure of a horse's performance adjusted for track conditions. Here are the speed figures for the Kentucky Derby and Preakness combined for the last seven Triple Crown aspirants, all of which failed, along with I'll Have Another: Beyer Speed Figures for Triple Crown Contenders. For a market to be efficient, where price is an unbiased estimate of value, investors must be cognitively diverse.

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Three Traps Facing New Global Leaders

Harvard Business Review

Are they all like you, or do they represent diverse and global perspectives? The Right Fight , by Saj-nicole Joni and Damon Beyer, (HarperCollins, 2010) is available in book, e-book and audio formats. The business news is full of stories about the fact that large corporations are expanding at breakneck speed outside the U.S. while the domestic economy stagnates.

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