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In the 1980s capitalism triumphed over communism....
Those are the opening lines of David Korten’s book The Post-Corporate World (2000). I met Ed Cohen earlier this week spring, a successful banker and professor of Classics, who gave a talk here in Athens outlining some of the same concerns about the capitalistic spirit in Classical Greece, and what lessons we can take from its study. Demosthenes already knew that confidence (πίστις) was the...