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Is Nomadic Living The Next Salient Lifestyle Trend?

Timo Kiuru | Posted 07.20.2016 | Business
Timo Kiuru

Being an entrepreneur who works internationally and lives outside of my "home" country is not always a bed of roses and last week it definitely had me frustrated. Due to my business and work history, I have a few different bank accounts in different countries but have decided to keep my company's home base in Finland, the country where I was born.

Globalization: Four Ways To Avoid Self Destruction

Georg Kell | Posted 07.20.2016 | World
Georg Kell

In a landmark speech in January 1999, the former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan warned that the spread of markets was outpacing the ability of societ...

The Next Big Shock Is Coming

Chris Kutarna | Posted 07.20.2016 | Politics
Chris Kutarna

We can look at the surprising ways in which Renaissance Europe transformed under stresses analogous to our own and stretch our own thinking about how events might unfold for us, too.

Brexit Doesn't Mean The End Of Globalization

John M. Eger | Posted 07.16.2016 | World
John M. Eger

The world has already changed and the egg can't be unscrambled. Because of the pervasive spread of the Internet and the worldwide web every nation, every community, every individual is tied together and our interdependence is unalterable.

What Holds Us Back From Achieving a Better Society?

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 07.14.2016 | Impact
The University of Central Florida Forum

By Barry Jason Mauer UCF Forum columnist Until the mid-20th century, toil and scarcity were unavoidable facts of life for most people. By contrast, ...

Trump: Some Working Class Hero

Eric Mink | Posted 07.11.2016 | Politics
Eric Mink

Photo Bloomberg via Getty Images THE IDEA of Donald Trump as a crusader for ordinary Americans − the guy who'll fight for working class and middle ...

Interdependence, Sustainability, and a Sense of Place

Steven Cohen | Posted 07.11.2016 | Green
Steven Cohen

The global economy, global trade, global tourism, and immigration are here to stay. The technology of inexpensive communication, GPS, bar codes, cheap...

Is There Such A Thing As LEADERSHIP? LEAD³

Sylvana Storey | Posted 07.08.2016 | Business
Sylvana Storey

Given the unfolding events following the Brexit outcome this past week, we could all forgive ourselves for asking is there such a thing as leadership?

World's Top Banker Says Trump Would Choke The Global Economy

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 07.07.2016 | Business

The world’s top banker said Thursday that the policies advocated by Donald Trump could strike a major blow to the world economy. In an interview wi...

How To Resist Isolationism

Joel Richard Paul | Posted 07.06.2016 | Politics
Joel Richard Paul

Donald Trump misses the mark. We don't need a tougher negotiator to protect America's economic interest. We need tougher enforcement measures for existing trade agreements.

The Confusing Lessons Of Brexit

Byron Williams | Posted 07.05.2016 | Politics
Byron Williams

It was one of those events where one knows prior that it could become a reality, but is shocked nevertheless when it actually occurs. Based on the po...

Billionaire Trump Claims Steelworker Status

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 07.04.2016 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

Donald Trump stomped into my backyard just days before July 4 and claimed to be a steelworker.

After Brexit, the EU Must Regain Its Positive, Visionary Power

Joschka Fischer | Posted 07.01.2016 | World
Joschka Fischer

BERLIN -- We do not need a victory by Trump or Marine Le Pen in France to know where the nationalism underlying the Brexit vote leads.

Education: The Thread That Runs Through The Witches' Brew Of Globalization, Income Inequality And Immigration

Marc Tucker | Posted 06.30.2016 | Education
Marc Tucker

Countries that figure out how to provide a high level general education and strong technical skills to not some, but all of their citizens, an education that enables their citizens to be creative, to work collaboratively with others from different backgrounds, will not only survive, but thrive.

Brexit May Have A Silver Lining For The US?

Alister Chapman | Posted 06.28.2016 | World
Alister Chapman

If Britain is in crisis by November's elections, that could be good news for the US. Voters might be more risk averse. But the immediate silver lining for anyone who does not want a Trump presidency is a blueprint for how not to persuade the discontented.

Brexit And Trump Show The Rejection Of Liberalism

The Conversation US | Posted 06.28.2016 | World
The Conversation US

The current rejection of the liberal idea has come in disparate forms and is by no means universal. Last week's Brexit vote in the United Kingdom and Donald Trump's presidential ambitions in the United States are only the most obvious signs of this new illiberal wave.

A Fresh Look at Globalization

David Lipton | Posted 06.27.2016 | World
David Lipton

Surely, it is too soon to understand all the ramifications of the British referendum. But at the same time, today is surely a good day to make the case for multilateralism.

Brexit's Lessons In Improbability

Dante Disparte | Posted 06.27.2016 | Politics
Dante Disparte

As the world reels from the once improbable unraveling of the European Union and the United Kingdom, grim prognostications of the economic and political fallout betray a more immediate and ominous lesson.

If You Don't Think Trump Can Win, Look Across the Pond

Colin Delany | Posted 06.24.2016 | Politics
Colin Delany

Brexit! In our latest sign of populist political dissatisfaction, the British voted last night to leave the European Union. Voters in declining industrial cities left behind by the global economy provided the decisive margin, which ought to give American economic and political elites a serious jolt.

Brexit Is A Look Into Trump's America

Jonathan Freeman | Posted 06.24.2016 | Politics
Jonathan Freeman

This should give every internationalist a serious pause in order to rethink how best to engage and bring everyone along on this journey, because without a serious reconsideration, America could experience something very similar to the United Kingdom and wake up on November 9th to President-elect Trump.

Sustainable Development and Sustainable Business: Two Sides of the Same Coin

Bhaskar Chakravorti | Posted 06.16.2016 | Business
Bhaskar Chakravorti

This article first appeared in The Guardian. The UN General Assembly committed to "eliminate poverty in all its forms everywhere" by 2030, when it me...

Football and Globalization: the EURO 2016 in Numbers

Cas Mudde | Posted 06.12.2016 | Sports
Cas Mudde

The second-biggest football tournament in the world is the European Championship (or EURO), organized by the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA), which kicked off in Paris last Friday.

5 Best Practices to Globalize Your School

Tom Vander Ark | Posted 06.06.2016 | Business
Tom Vander Ark

By Guest Author: David Young, CEO of VIF For decades, national, state and local commissions have called on education leaders to implement a more comp...

Africa's Female Entrepreneurs Part III: Devotha Ntuke Minzi, Improving Lives via Microfinancing

O'Brien Browne | Posted 06.02.2016 | Business
O'Brien Browne

In this interview, co-author Pamina Mullins and I speak to Devotha Ntuke Minzi, Chief Executive Officer and founder of K-finance Limited, a microfinan...

The Historic Moment We're in -- Again

Ian Goldin | Posted 05.31.2016 | World
Ian Goldin

If we want to attain the greatness for which humanity is once again eligible, we must keep faith in its possibility. We must do all we can to realize it. We must broaden and share more widely the benefits of progress. And we must help one another to cope with the shocks that none of us will see coming.