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Freedom to Choose: From The Economist | Management Thinking on Friday, Aug 02, 2013.

Employees' and business units'  freedom to choose the technologies they use could generate significant benefits without creating security headaches. In Freedom to choose , a report written by the EIU and sponsored by Blue Coat, we find that a majority of executives surveyed for the study believe greater technology autonomy is critical if their business is to grow and to become more efficient. They estimate that revenues and profits could increase by an average of 25% were employees and departments granted greater freedom to choose their devices and applications. On our blog site Susan Evans, an EIU editor, explains how a mixture of top-quality universities, openness to foreign students and investors, and cultural vibrance helps Montreal offer the best overall return on investment in an overseas undergraduate education. On September 23rd we'll be hosting Algeria's Economic Outlook in Algiers. We will explore the country's economic prospects, with a