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The Broad Institute is testing how close a nonprofit can be to a corporation, raising questions about the extent to which taxpayers should subsidize tax-exempt biomedical research by nonprofits that retain the rights to license patents… read more

The business-school boondoggle and other management myths. A review of Duff McDonald’s “deliciously iconoclastic” history of Harvard Business School, The Golden Passportread more

The dark side of transparency: with growing demands for greater openness and transparency in giving, it’s worthwhile to explore several reasons why quiet, discreet foundation practices can lead to better giving… read more