Thomas McCraw on Schumpeter, Innovation, and Creative Destruction: Podcast Link

I am doing research on creative destruction which is a term coined by Joseph SchumpeterThomas McCraw of Harvard Business School has written a book on Schumpeter entitled Prophet of Innovation: Joseph Schumpeter and Creative Destruction.  In a blog called Econtalk there is a podcast in which Thomas McCraw discusses his book.  The interview is called McCraw on Schumpeter, Innovation, and Creative Destruction, EconTalk Permanent Podcast Link: Library of Economics and Liberty. This is a wonderful interview about an extraordinary intellect.


Tom Peters presentation gives some examples of creative destruction in the context of business strategy:

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