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The Temporary CEO

Chazen India Insights
Betsy Wiesendanger |  September 25, 2012
Every ambitious executive aspires to the top spot. But what if you get it only temporarily? In an exclusive interview, Ashishkumar Chuhan, interim CEO of the Bombay Stock Exchange, reveals how it feels to be a fill-in.
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The Passionate CEO

Global Insights: In Their Own Words
Betsy Wiesendanger |  July 23, 2012
Weihua Ma, the force behind one of China’s major state-owned banks, opens up about why he hopped off the Communist party’s fast track to head up a failing bank and what he’s learned along the way.
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“Microfinance Doesn’t Work”

Global Insights: Forum Highlights
Betsy Wiesendanger |  June 26, 2012
Those may be harsh words from someone who runs a microfinance company in India. But Tara Thiagarajan is hell-bent on changing that.
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China, the Game-Changer

Global Insights: Forum Highlights
Rebecca McReynolds |  June 25, 2012
Chinese overseas direct investment is reshaping the global economy. A stellar panel of experts, including Jeffrey Sachs of the Earth Institute, shed light on why this next wave of overseas investment will be unlike anything the world has seen before.
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The Messy Path to Clean Energy

Global Insights: Forum Highlights
Sharon Kahn |  May 17, 2012
In an industry infamous for losing money, Wanxiang America may have stumbled on a winning strategy: partnerships.
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One-on-One with Henry Kissinger

Global Insights: Forum Highlights
Betsy Wiesendanger |  April 25, 2012
In an exclusive interview, Henry Kissinger, U.S. secretary of state for two presidents, offers frank perspective on doing business in China, building trust, and his legacy in the Vietnam war.
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Whose World Bank?

Global Insights: Perspective
Joseph E. Stiglitz |  April 4, 2012
Much is at stake with the nomination of the next World Bank president. Whoever wins the post must have his heart and mind devoted to development and to fulfilling the World Bank’s mission of eliminating poverty.
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Breaking the Rules at Liz Claiborne

Global Insights: In Their Own Words
February 13, 2012
In an excerpt from his new book, “My Life at Liz Claiborne,” cofounder Jerome A. Chazen recalls the bold step that no other apparel company dared to take — and how it paid off big.
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The Eurozone on Life Support

Global Insights: Forum Highlights
Stan Luxenberg |  February 6, 2012
Can the patient be saved? A stellar panel of experts offered their views to a packed house on February 2.
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China’s Problems Still Manageable, Says Nobel Laureate

Global Insights: Forum Highlights
Stan Luxenberg |  November 29, 2011
China has significant problems, including rising debt and increasing inflation. But Michael Spence, winner of the 2001 Nobel Prize in Economics, argues that these challenges are manageable.
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