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2016 Global Trends

»Posted by on Jan 30, 2016 in ? White space ¿ | Commentaires fermés sur 2016 Global Trends

2016 is shaping up to be an unsettling year for much of the world. The United States and Russia are still locked in an intractable standoff. Nationalism is resurfacing in Europe. The price of oil and other commodities are low. Chinese consumption is falling. And countries around the world are more resolved than ever before to intensify their military campaigns against the Islamic State. But it is important to remember that all these trends are connected, and the way they play out this year could determine how tumultuous the world will be next year. « Annual Forecast 2016 is republished with permission of...

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China Is No Longer Predictable : what implication for Luxury brands ?

»Posted by on Juin 4, 2012 in ? White space ¿ | Commentaires fermés sur China Is No Longer Predictable : what implication for Luxury brands ?

An interesting point of view from R. Kaplan of  Stratfor on the growing unpredictability of China. How should luxury brands – China being the 2nd largest luxury market, if they want to prosper further – anticipate the growing decentralization of power, political instability, democratization, multiethnic culture (the ethnic Han Chinese core versus the  geographically based minorities (Tibetans, Uighur Turks, Inner Mongolians) living generally in the high plateaus and peripheries surrounding the Han)  Read more: China Is No Longer Predictable by Robert D. Kaplan | Stratfor

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