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Must mergers destroy value? Not necessarily, writes Rajesh Makhija, CMO and M&A head of Mphasis, a global IT services firm, in this opinion piece.
The idea behind the American Dream — if you work hard, you will get somewhere — is less true than ever as the wealth gap widens, according to James M.[…]
Wharton’s David Bell, McKinsey’s Brian Fox and Ryan Olohan of Google say in this opinion piece that adopting strategies relevant to the digital age is the key to growth in[…]
The U.S. Social Security system faces insolvency, says Wharton’s Olivia S. Mitchell. Fewer young workers are paying into the system relative to rising numbers of longer-living retirees.
Companies whose business models involve leveraging networks – such as Uber and Airbnb -- generate more value than traditional firms. The lessons to draw from their experience apply to most[…]
This year’s World Government Summit in Dubai showcased the tremendous growth of the U.A.E., the challenges it currently faces and its plans to recapture its legacy of innovation in the[…]
Yodle, a provider of local online advertising and marketing services, has just been bought by Web.com for close to $350 million. There are several key lessons from the Yodle experience,[…]
When many top record executives turned the Beatles away, George Martin, a manager for an obscure record label, decided to sign the group. This opinion piece looks at how going[…]
Does the European Union (EU) offer any lessons to the ASEAN members as they explore closer economic integration? In this opinion piece, Rolf J. Langhammer, a professor at the Kiel[…]
In this opinion piece, Stephen Groff, the Asian Development Bank's vice president for East Asia, Southeast Asia and the Pacific, argues that regional cooperation is the best way forward.