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    ribbonfarm | 6/9/11 | 42 min
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    • bartadamley
      2 weeks ago

      Surprise-surprise, another brilliant Venkatesh Rao Article. This time he does a deep dive on the history of the corporation. Throw away your business textbooks, and start reading Rao for insights on the business world as you have never seen them.

      The corporate form is a codified bundle of quasi-religious beliefs externalized into an animate form that seeks to preserve itself like any other living creature.