I am completing a book on Knightian uncertainty. The topic has preoccupied me since the late great Harvard Business School Dean, John McArthur, gave me a copy of Knight’s book circa 1990 I think. Ten chapters are done. Two more to go. December or bust.
Then, at the end of 2023, I expect to retire from Tufts. That will end 35 years of teaching entrepreneurship at HBS, Chicago, Columbia, and now the Fletcher School.
But no rest for the wicked: I hope to then 1) Revive, somewhere, somehow a course on Transformational Medical Advances that I taught as a Visiting Prof at HBS in 2021 — and see if I can get others to teach it too. 2) Plug the Uncertainty book. And 3) Write the odd op-ed…