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Dr. David E. Martin is the Founder of M·CAM® the international leader in innovation finance, trade, and intangible asset finance. Actively engaged in global ethical economic development, Dr. Martin’s work includes financial engineering and investment, public speaking, writing and providing financial advisory services to the majority of countries in the world. Dr. Martin is the architect and founder of the Global Innovation Commons and is the author of the international legal framework for the Heritable Knowledge Trust and Heritable Innovation Trust programs.

David and I have been friends since our first conversation in 2009, which inspired me to write this article on Field Effects, which is mentioned at the end of this episode.

Show notes

Business is about creating theatre

The old industrial model of business

The perpetually generative utility model of business

Four different ways to express business/enterprise

1. Predatory business model

2. Seductive business model

3. Responsive business model

4. Enterprise of emanation

How ‘cheap’ is it really to get displaced laborers away from their families for 6 months?

Is the balance sheet and P@L the only way to view business?

Building systems, metrics and approaches which explicitly render both the cost and the consequence.

A neglect of gratitude.

Integral Accounting.

What does sunlight and photosynthesis have to do with business?

We don’t need to be creators, we need to be stewards.

Chaos is pre-ordered order.

From the enclosure and separation model to the inclusion and invitation model.


To visit the M-Cam web site

To see more about integral accounting, on the M-cam site, and in my series on integral accounting.

Dr David Martin on Bloomberg West – Is the US Patent system broken.

Global Innovations Commons

Heritable Innovations Trust


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