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- Developing countries need national strategies to protect their digital assets and bolster their economic growth.
- Emerging economies are poised to attract tourism’s most lucrative niche market.
- In top urban areas, socioeconomic balance attracts residents and lays the groundwork for prosperity.
- Chinese and foreign automakers are preparing to compete in the low-end car market.
- It may depend on where you live. Here’s how to navigate different ways of managing across cultures.
- To win in emerging markets, defense and security contractors need to move beyond equipment sales and help their clients develop broader capabilities.
- What are the paths to economic growth for today’s emerging markets?
- A new study explains what’s holding them back, and how they can move forward.
- If defense companies are to survive and grow in the current downturn, they must focus on building capabilities while cutting costs.
- 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.
- The country’s economic future seems to hinge on the answer, but innovation might not be the best objective right now.
- To become world-class competitors—both at home and abroad—upstart firms must transcend their latecomer disadvantages, though a four-stage process.
- The argument that companies in developing regions can succeed through execution alone simply isn’t true.
- Three new studies reveal insight into the Chinese consumer market and business environment.
- The world is watching as the Chinese Communist Party Congress meets to discuss reform.
- Why politics as usual in the E.U., the U.S. and China is getting in the way of a strong recovery.
- Leaders in developed nations can use their skills and expertise to help make life better for those who need it.
- Chinese brands don’t need David Brooks’s “romantic advantage,” just the right capabilities.
- Businesses must ask themselves what impact they can make on society as social and economic climates change around the world.
- The government and private sector must join forces to restore the U.K. to its position as a leader in supporting working women.
- As Chinese firms expand their international footprint, they can create unique partnerships with their Western competitors.
- Seven principles can help multinationals sell to a rising segment of eager Chinese customers.
- Low-probability, high-impact events can be catastrophic for companies doing business in the Chinese market.
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