Rising Conflict with China: Anticipating Risk in the Asian Century

Rising Conflict with China

Rising geopolitical tension between China and other countries has the potential to suddenly and severely impact corporate growth and profitability. China’s economic ascendency will generate ever-increasing conflict with its immediate neighbors and with the leading powers of the last century, particularly the US.  Understanding forces at work, anticipating inevitable threats and discerning the real business … Continue reading Rising Conflict with China: Anticipating Risk in the Asian Century

Welcome to the Asian Century: China at the Center of the World’s Asian Growth Engine

Globe from China Perspective

With Asia now clearly the world’s largest economy, China-led regional integration has become the key driver of global trade growth.   As intra-Asian trade approaches $4 trillion around 2020 – surpassing intra-EU trade – companies may need to rethink the impact that an increasingly integrated Asian market has on their future growth and global competitiveness. China’s … Continue reading Welcome to the Asian Century: China at the Center of the World’s Asian Growth Engine

Losing the World’s Top Market: iPhone’s Lessons for Innovative Biopharma

As China moves steadily to overtake the US as the world’s leading drug market in the next decade, most senior executives in “big Pharma” as well as innovative biotechs have yet to grasp the speed and magnitude of the strategic shift now underway.  None are prepared for the full implications this transition will have on … Continue reading Losing the World’s Top Market: iPhone’s Lessons for Innovative Biopharma