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- Thanks to automation and reshoring, being a frontier nation is even harder than it used to be. See also “Myanmar’s Challenging Pathway to Growth – in Pictures.”
- SlideshowMyanmar’s emergence on the global stage will not follow the same trajectory as other frontier nations. For further insights, read “Myanmar’s Halting Economic Steps onto the Global Stage.”
- s+b BlogsThe closing of an energy hedge fund shows unique difficulties market veterans face when forecasting.
- Utilities seeking to expand must be able to negotiate regulatory complexity while planning and executing deals effectively.
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- s+b BlogsExperts often fail to recognize when the growth rates of products or industries are about to kick into a much higher gear.
- s+b BlogsEconomic narratives can change rapidly.
- Trends spotted by Strategy& suggest that companies in any industry can gain prominence by choosing the right approach.
- Global businesses are about to integrate their operations into a seamless digital whole, and thereby change the world.
- s+b BlogsCompanies and governments grappling with falling oil and gas prices are learning a difficult lesson about procyclicality.
- s+b BlogsWhy we shouldn’t expect the price of air travel to fall just because jet fuel is cheaper.
- s+b BlogsEconomic analysts who argue that cheap fuel isn’t helping the economy are looking in the wrong place.
- s+b BlogsCareful planning for an independent future can maximize value when companies liberate assets.
- The way we create, use, and manage electricity is finally changing, and the implications go far beyond the utility sector.
- s+b BlogsThis technology company almost died of financial hubris, but its behind-the-scenes resurrection proves there’s sometimes a fine line between winning and losing.
- s+b BlogsDeveloping countries need national strategies to protect their digital assets and bolster their economic growth.
- Addressing climate change with a sense of urgency isn’t a matter of morality, two economists argue. It’s about managing risk.
- Oil-field services companies, which invent the technologies used to drill for oil and gas, have reaped the rewards of an intense focus on innovation.