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In this special report, students from the Joseph H. Lauder Institute of Management & International Studies investigate the latest trends and developments shaping today’s global marketplace.
The U.S. public water system needs a massive, long-deferred investment. Neither the public nor the private sector alone is up to the challenge, but a growing number of public-private partnerships[…]
Keeping climate change within manageable bounds will take a massive global effort, requiring the skills and resources of public and private sectors. But do we have the right technology yet,[…]
This special report looks at the forces shaping the ASEAN region in 2015, along with in-depth views of two countries -- Thailand and Indonesia.
Sustainability can be a tough sell to financially stressed hospitals, because many in health care still associate “green” with increased costs. But research confirms that environmental stewardship often leads to[…]
A recent Wharton conference on “Sustainability in the Age of Big Data” explored how rapidly advancing information technologies can be brought together to forestall the worst ravages of global climate[…]
The recent global financial crisis has triggered an increasing presence of the state as an actor and regulator, and state-owned enterprises and sovereign wealth funds are playing an important role[…]
In this special report, speakers from the Wharton Private Equity and Venture Capital Conference 2014 note that weaker-than-expected economic growth may have the virtue of uncovering some diamonds in the[…]
Sustainability is increasingly becoming a priority among decision makers at U.S. hospitals. This special report focuses on the importance of sustainable health care for patients, the industry and the environment[…]
For much of human history, people have found ways to profitably reuse their waste. Today, the new emphasis on sustainability is driving some companies and municipalities to divert waste streams[…]