Sunday, 6 January, 2013 Leave a comment
I recently came across a very interesting article that brought to my attention a phrase I hadn’t come across before: constructive ambiguity.
Isn’t that an oxymoron???
The article is here and it touches upon a topic and writers I have written about before in relation to business as war. If you like you economics with a social conscience and a philosophical perspective Ashwin’s your man.
“The interaction between the market participants, and for that matter between the market participants and the regulators, is not a game, but a war.”
However, in this article ‘constructive ambiguity’ was being used in terms of preventing moral hazard within a regulatory regime.
That’s when it struck me! Why not constructive transparency?