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Risky Business: Geopolitics and the Global Corporation

Reprint No. 03308


Sven Behrendt ( is senior project manager in the Global Agenda team at the World Economic Forum.
Parag Khanna ( is advisor on global issues to the World Economic Forum and senior research analyst for the Forum’s Global Governance Initiative at the Brookings Institution.
The analysis and recommendations presented herein are the authors’ alone and do not necessarily reflect those of their employer organizations.
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