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- In recent years, a host of legal changes have afforded more protection for people who call out wrongdoing in their organizations.June 19, 2018 by Deborah Unger
- Employees often take a pay cut to participate in CSR programs, but many do so to gain career skills.May 31, 2018 by Matt Palmquist
- A conversation with Ian Bremmer about nationalism and populism, which will remain potent political forces — at least until some fundamental issues are addressed.May 21, 2018 by Art Kleiner
- High-profile companies that frequently use consumer data are targets, and negative effects linger for years.May 9, 2018 by Matt Palmquist
- What gravity models can teach us about possibilities for U.K. trade.February 8, 2018 by David Armstrong
- A conversation with Ian Bremmer about what it will take for political and economic institutions to regain their credibility. Spoiler: It involves finding new models for solving global-scale problems.February 6, 2018 by Art Kleiner
- In her new book, Harvard Business School Professor Tsedal Neeley examines the challenge of establishing a lingua franca in global companies.January 23, 2018 by Theodore Kinni
- A new global megaproject, unparalleled in scope and ambition, presents vast opportunities and risks for multinationals.
- Not-So-Great ExpectationsNovember 7, 2017 by Ryan Avent
- Companies around the world need a comprehensive plan in place to ensure that critical business can still get done in the case of a prolonged Web outage.June 29, 2017 by Matt Palmquist
- Today’s economic and political upheavals reflect an ongoing misalignment between business and economies (on the one hand) and acceptable societal outcomes (on the other). There is still time to adjust, if we are willing to reexamine some long-held assumptions.
- Aging populations and slower birthrates are presenting challenges to cities around the world.November 7, 2016
- A global study coauthored by NYU law professor Kenji Yoshino found a range of business benefits in promoting gender-identity rights.August 2, 2016 by Art Kleiner
- Despite obstacles and setbacks, companies are still globalizing at a furious pace.June 7, 2016 by Daniel Gross
- Winners, losers, and strategies in the new world economic order.Related tags: china, China geopolitics, currency wars, disruption, economic growth, economics, emerging markets, financial crisis, geopolitics, global economy, global issues, global perspective, global trade, global trends, innovation, innovation strategy, international relations, megatrends, state-owned enterprises
- Companies and governments grappling with falling oil and gas prices are learning a difficult lesson about procyclicality.March 10, 2016 by Daniel Gross
- Look for the overlooked skill sets and expertise pools in your organization.November 16, 2015 by Eric J. McNulty
- The world is getting more dynamic and complex, not less, so leaders must learn how to surmount new challenges.October 27, 2015 by Eric J. McNulty
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