• Flooded coastal cities, shattered infrastructure, and blown-out power: this is the forecast for the near future, based on the...

  • What does China's ascendancy mean in geopolitical and economic terms? And how will it affect the West and its Pacific allies -...

  • A global platform for scholars, high-level business people and politicians to exchange views on business practices and policies...

  • During the past decade, Chinese firms have become aggressive cross-border acquirers. Unfortunately they have been struggling to...

  • In late 2010, four highly-paid (INSEAD MBA) financiers walked away from lucrative jobs and set up a private equity company to...

  • Western governments are debating hefty cuts in defence spending as deficits soar and the threat of large-scale war recedes. Now...

  • The winds and water have subsided, the power is back on in most places, but relief efforts still face logistical challenges.