March – April 2012

World Economy
GLOBAL TRENDS: Facing Up to a Changing World
Adrian Done

The Third Industrial Revolution: How the Internet, Green Electricity, and 3-D Printing are Ushering in a Sustainable Era of Distributed Capitalism
Jeremy Rifkin

Food Prices: Should Emerging Market Economies Be Concerned?
Nicolás Depetris Chauvin

Solving the Asset–Shortage Problem of Emerging Markets
Patrick Imam

Transforming Government – Nine Critical Steps
Andrew Kakabadse

Smart specialization for cities A roadmap for city intelligence and excellence
Jan Sturesson, Hazem Galal and Laurent Probst

Shaping Global Political Realities: The Workings of Transnational Elite Networks
Ian N. Richardson, Andrew P. Kakabadse & Nada K. Kakabadse

Neoliberal Globalization, Masculinity and Gender Justice
Raewyn Connell

Winning the Talent War in Emerging Markets: Women are the Answer
Sylvia Ann Hewlett and Ripa Rashid


The China Model: a Civilizational-State Perspective
Zhang Weiwei

Reshaping Tomorrow: What will India look like in 2025?
Ejaz Ghani

Corruption in India
Bibek Debroy and Laveesh Bhandari


Russia from the Fur Trade to Carbon Aristocracy
Alexander Etkind


Italy: A Consumer Story
Emanuela Scarpellini

Does China Want to Buy Up Europe? Europe’s Crisis and China’s Reluctant Rise
Roland Benedikter and Jae-Seung Lee


African Lions in the Making
Nicolas Depetris Chauvin

ExecuJet Aviation Group meeting the development demands in Africa
ExecuJet Aviation Group


Brilliant Mistakes: Creating Portals of Discovery
Paul J. H. Schoemaker

Exercise 24: Using Socia l Media for Crisis Response
George H. Bressler, Murray E. Jennex & Eric G. Frost

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