News

Trying to manage curiosity-driven science risks limiting discoveries

March 16, 2021

Ever since Arthur D. Little created the first consulting firm in 1886, management consultants have turned their attention to nearly everything from advertising to education to statecraft. They and their management principles are now insinuating themselves into the funding, management, and training of scientists. We think that threatens scientific discovery at its very core....

...

Read more about Trying to manage curiosity-driven science risks limiting discoveries