Societal polarization will redefine the way we think about productivity, economics, and the purpose of a company.

In this report, we look at five geopolitical ‘face-offs’ that are likely to change the politics of doing business — for better and for worse — and how you can turn the less predictable to your advantage:

  1. Global vs. Local
  2. East vs. West
  3. Man vs. Machine
  4. Protection vs. Performance
  5. Today vs. Tomorrow

The current interconnectedness of the world means that a geographically distant or individually insignificant risk could have hidden systemic significance for your business. The impact of these types of risks may be less foreseeable, more intangible, and most importantly, uninsurable (like brand and reputational damage), requiring more investment into different mitigation strategies than in the past.

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