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August 5, 2014
by Hans-Joerg Kutschera and Jan Wille
To win in emerging markets, defense and security contractors need to move beyond equipment sales and help their clients develop broader capabilities.
July 8, 2014
by John Jullens
What are the paths to economic growth for today’s emerging markets?
May 6, 2014
by Laura W. Geller
A new study explains what’s holding them back, and how they can move forward.
March 10, 2014
by Hugo Trepant and Diane Shaw
If defense companies are to survive and grow in the current downturn, they must focus on building capabilities while cutting costs.
March 4, 2014
by John Jullens
Business experts say a wealth of new products and ideas will flow from emerging economies to developed markets—but real-world examples are hard to find.

Joel Kurtzman’s
Case for Optimism

The founding editor of strategy+business argues that the United States is about to launch an epic new wave of growth.

Politicians for

National leaders, such as India’s new prime minister, Narendra Modi, can make or break their country’s business climate.

It’s a Race to
the Bottom in
China’s Auto Market

Chinese and foreign automakers are preparing to compete in the low-end car market.

Doing Business
Where Governance
Is Weak

Eight principles for succeeding in markets prone to ethical and legal risks.

Lenovo Goes Global

China’s most recognizable brand has plans to overtake Apple and Samsung.

The Entrepreneurship Coach

Working with startups showed Ernesto Sirolli how anyone can have more impact: Shut up and listen.

China’s Strategic Challenge

In Can China Lead? a trio of business school professors argue that unless the Chinese Communist Party loosens its grip, the China “miracle” cannot be sustained.

The Trust Agenda

CEOs are increasingly seeking “good growth,” aligned with business ethics and sustainability.

Corporate Social Responsibility’s New Role in the Middle East

An urgent need for job growth is spurring an innovative trend in CSR and high-minded commercial initiatives.

The Rise and Fall of Western Innovation

A review of Mass Flourishing: How Grassroots Innovation Created Jobs, Challenge, and Change, by Edmund Phelps.

A Guide to the Next Million Innovators

Tech entrepreneur Christopher Schroeder explains why you need to pay attention to the mobile-powered masses.

Best Business Books 2013: Globalization

Here Come the New Competitors

s+b Trend Watch: Chinese Companies Reclaim “Made in China”

Chinese companies’ total exports are now roughly equal to that of foreign companies operating in China.

The Global Innovation 1000: Navigating the Digital Future

Booz & Company’s annual study of R&D spending reveals the tools that are transforming innovation—from customer insight to product launch.
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