Ashoka | Author, Misfit Economy | Berlin / NYC / London
Alexa Clay is an economic historian, author, and innovation strategist with a healthy obsession for pirates, sound art, new economics, and pseudo-science. Her first book, The Misfit Economy, will be published by Simon & Schuster next year and examines the ingenuity of "underground" or black market and informal innovations. Alexa has published pieces in Fast Company, Forbes, Wired, The Guardian, and Stanford Social Innovation Review. She currently directs the League of Intrapreneurs – a movement intended to bring about corporate social revolution.