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Global Insights: Forum Highlights
September 26, 2013

Four Things You Thought You Knew About Africa

Sharon Kahn

You may think you know the world’s largest continent as a place of spotty governance and unreliable infrastructure. But there are pockets of progress that represent real opportunity for forward-thinking investors.

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September 10, 2013

Finesse Those Sticky Career Situations

Rebecca McReynolds

Yes, networking can be awkward — especially in a global setting. Get sage advice on how to handle common dilemmas in international careers, including negotiating a top comp package.

Topics: Your Career
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September 09, 2013

Nab that Global Job

Rebecca McReynolds

Four top executives describe what they look for when filling an international opening — and which credentials they ignore.

Topics: Your Career
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September 09, 2013

How to Steer Your Global Career

Rebecca McReynolds

Being a generalist isn't enough anymore. Four top execs offer road-tested advice on navigating the advantages and pitfalls of international jobs.

Topics: Your Career
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Global Insights: In Their Own Words
August 16, 2013

The Changing of the Monetary Guard

Joseph E. Stiglitz

Leaders at many central banks are departing to mixed reviews. Can their successors chart a new course?

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August 16, 2013

Long Live China's Boom

Justin Yifu Lin

China’s expansion has slowed dramatically, but the former chief economist for the World Bank argues that the growth spurt isn’t over just yet.

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October 15, 2013

East Asia's Lessons for Africa

Joseph E. Stiglitz

While the rest of the world obsesses over Europe’s economic travails, America’s political paralysis, and the growth slowdown in China and other emerging markets, there remains a region — Sub-Saharan Africa — where poverty is almost the rule, not the exception

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Global Insights: Forum Highlights
June 27, 2013

Get Creative — On Demand

Sharon Kahn

Forget about thinking outside the box. To create breakthrough change, work with what's familiar, say two experts. Try their five simple ways to spark innovation.

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June 27, 2013

The Transatlantic Free-Trade Imperative

Alfred Gusenbauer

The former chancellor of Austria lays out a case for a free-trade agreement between the United States and the European Union. The barrier: many Europeans tend to overemphasize risk when assessing opportunities.

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