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Globalization

GLOBALIZATION – World Trade

In his excellent recent works on the themes [of the] nature of globalization and expanding world trade – “The World is Flat,” and the earlier “The Lexus and the Olive Tree” – The New York Times Foreign Affairs columnist and book author Thomas Friedman brilliantly describes and elegantly frames the boundaries and frontiers of the new era that corporations and capital market players have entered, beginning in 1989. 

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News & Updates

January 25, 2022 Building a prosperous, sustainable planet, together!

Source: Economic Times India

Rising Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions due to the burning of fossil fuels are posing a severe threat to environmental sustainability, the rich biodiversity of the planet, and people’s lives and their livelihoods. It has become a...

January 24, 2022 After the Omicron wave, here's what experts say could come next in 2022

Source: CNN Health

Picture a not-too-distant future when you can book that summer trip to Italy or you don't have to remember to take off your mask for graduation photos. After the past 25 months, forgetting the pandemic for even a little while may...

January 24, 2022 3 reasons why inflation is here to stay

Source: Yahoo Finance

As 2022 quickly progresses towards the end of a turbulent first month for markets, it appears that the transitory vs. persistent inflation debate, which was a hot topic for financial markets in the late summer and early fall of...

Research & Insights

January 21, 2022 Global Risks Report 2022

Source: World Economic Forum

The Global Risks Report series tracks global risks perceptions among risk experts and world leaders in business, government, and civil society. It examines risks across five categories: economic, environmental, geopolitical,...

December 28, 2021 Which economies have done best and worst during the pandemic?

Source: The Economist

THE SPEED of the economic bounce-back from the enormous recession of 2020 has taken many forecasters by surprise. Output across the 38 mostly rich OECD countries combined probably surpassed its pre-crisis level a few months ago.

December 3, 2021 STATUS REPORT: BUSINESS AMBITION FOR 1.5°CRESPONDING TO THE CLIMATE CRISIS

Source: The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report

We faced an important dilemma. The IPCC report was a stark reminder that every tenth of a degree matters. There was a clear case to ratchet up ambition in corporate target setting, but also warnings that doing so could slow...

Commentary & Opinion

January 13, 2022 China Price Index: Value Creation Will Lead Sustainability of the Crop Protection Industry in 2022

Source: Agri Business Global

According to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) of China, China’s 2020 pesticide exports were 2.5 million Mt, an increase of 71.2% YOY 2019. When the COVID-19 pandemic hit globally in 2020, distributors and multinational...

December 28, 2021 Sustainable Business Went Mainstream in 2021

Source: Harvard Business Review

How do you know when something becomes the norm? Trends in corporate sustainability have been mostly consistent — an expanding climate crisis, lightning-speed growth in clean tech, rising pressure from many stakeholders, and more

October 27, 2021 Hyperinflation warnings are ‘totally ridiculous,’ economist and longtime bear David Rosenberg says

Source: CNBC

The longtime bear, known for his contrarian views, blames rising prices on Covid-19-induced supply side shocks. According to Rosenberg, it’s wrong to assume the impact will cripple the economy and feed into runaway inflation.


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