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November 2014: Launched NYU Stern´s New Center for the Globalization of Education & Management.
November 2014: Released the DHL Global Connectedness Index 2014, a comprehensive analysis of globalization at global, regional, and country levels.
June 2012: Spoke at TED Global - Actually the World Isn´t Flat
Pankaj Ghemawat is the Anselmo Rubiralta Professor of Global Strategy at IESE Business School in Barcelona, Spain.
November 2011: Named one of the world’s top 50 business thinkers and awarded the Thinkers50 Best Business Book Award for World 3.0.
BOOKS & REPORTS
World 3.0: Global Prosperity and How to Achieve it
In the aftermath of the financial crisis, does market integration still promise the best path to prosperity, or should we slow down or reverse globalization to deal with our problems on a more manageable scale?...
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Remap your strategic mind-set
Shake up your thinking by looking at the world from the perspective of a particular country, industry , or company. "Rooted" maps can help you unearth hidden opportunities and threats.
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DHL Global Connectedness Index
DHL Global Connectedness Index 2014 tracks globalization’s post-crisis recovery globally, by region, and in 140 countries. It also examines how the rise of emerging economies is reshaping trade, capital, information, and people flows.
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Online Distance and Difference Analysis
Custom Analysis and Mapping covering 163 countries, 65 industries, and 16 types of distances and differences.
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Global Attitude Protocol (GAP) Survey
Identify opportunities to improve your global mindset and compare your score versus students at a leading international business school.
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ONLINE TOOLS
Maps
Globalization Index
CAGE Comparator
GAP
LATEST BLOG POST
Clay Christensen’s theories are great for entrepreneurs, but not executives 10/27/2014 9:18:00 AM
By Amar Bhide and Pankaj Ghemawat Simplicity sells. This dictum, advanced by Clay Christensen in The Innovator’s Dilemma has also been central to his book’s blockbuster success. But to what degree are Christensen’s simple, enormously influential propositions reliable? It’s a mixed bag. The idea that successful new technologies rarely start out competing directly with the old was groundbreaking. McKinsey’s Richard Foster had claimed that new technologies are ...
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SPEAKING AND ADVISORY
I speak and consult regularly on globalization and its business strategy and public policy implications, as well as on competitive strategy. To request more information, please e-mail or call my office.
RECENT ACTIVITY
Jun. 25, 2017 tweet
Can China's Companies Conquer the World? The Overlooked Importance of Corporate Power via @ForeignAffairs https://t.co/0rPbKaXhZJ
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Jun. 25, 2017 tweet
Drone-delivered kale, and 5 more things we might see at an Amazon-owned Whole Foods https://t.co/QKDllUu13R @washingtonpost
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Jun. 24, 2017 tweet
#Globalization in the Age of Trump https://t.co/sBqD4ioVPi via @HarvardBiz https://t.co/pbFwor4rwh
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Jun. 24, 2017 tweet
How #globaloney distorts our view of our allies, and what to do about it https://t.co/tvohdgw6US #Globalization https://t.co/LW0PlCR2Tb
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Jun. 24, 2017 tweet
US is less reliant on #imports than almost every other country, contrary to popular belief. https://t.co/GjmSMaalFD… https://t.co/xg5kupR6Em
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Jun. 24, 2017 tweet
How much might reversing US openness to Cuba cost the US economy? https://t.co/q26n1kOHwp via @qz #economics https://t.co/kd4wkyR3Aq
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Jun. 23, 2017 tweet
The First Time America Freaked Out Over #Automation (in the 1950s) https://t.co/gIg8HoZnMz via @politicomag https://t.co/96if7YuiUD
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Jun. 23, 2017 tweet
RT @HarvardBiz: .@PankajGhemawat discusses globalization in the age of Trump on @Bloomberg Surveillance. Interview starts at 13:00: https:/…
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Jun. 23, 2017 tweet
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Jun. 23, 2017 tweet
"Where branding leads, the rest of us follow." --> Did branding predict #Brexit? https://t.co/xDTyQ8jFM8 via @OUPAcademic
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Jun. 23, 2017 tweet
The 1914 effect: The #globalisation counter-reaction https://t.co/Oc2iIjeL2n via @TheEconomist https://t.co/r7yd7fCrgS
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Jun. 23, 2017 tweet
What U.S. CEOs Can Learn from GM’s India Failure https://t.co/1nDvbhPD7W @HarvardBiz https://t.co/Ogh83PMu63
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Jun. 22, 2017 tweet
The Now-Ubiquitous Shipping Container Was an Idea Before Its Time https://t.co/XWU5lHxYwC via @SmithsonianMag
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Jun. 22, 2017 tweet
RT @bsurveillance: .@PankajGhemawat: Companies started to sense a protectionist climate before Trump & Brexit https://t.co/imBUY7qjna @tomk…
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Jun. 22, 2017 tweet
RT @NYUStern: In an op-ed published by @HarvardBiz, Prof @PankajGhemawat urges companies to develop contingency plans for #Brexit: https://…
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Jun. 22, 2017 tweet
Should companies focus on #localization rather than #globalization?  Globalization in the Age of Trump… https://t.co/4H9nBhDRns
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Jun. 22, 2017 tweet
How to See the Best Total Solar Eclipse in a Century https://t.co/ZJJjIRKaEg via @NatGeo
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Jun. 22, 2017 tweet
Singapore tops both new city-level globalization indexes introduced in my 2016 #DHLGCI https://t.co/C6ULMejN4i via… https://t.co/H7t31JwM1r
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Jun. 22, 2017 tweet
Globalization isn't new-> Japan's entry into world markets during the first age of #globalisation https://t.co/xvSZKECYtX via @voxeu
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Jun. 22, 2017 tweet
India Takes US to #WTO For Failing to Drop Steel Duties https://t.co/TbDskWfdji via @CNNnews18
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Jan. 07, 2016 Conference - Keynote
U Miami CIBER Global Strategy and Emerging Markets 2016. A platform to bring together scholars, doctoral students, and practitioners in the fields of international business, etc.
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Oct. 29, 2015 Conference
ICAN Institute’s - HBR Poland’s Elite Leadership Program
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Sep. 30, 2015 Event
"Reimagine Growth in Asia: The Pivotal Factor" Keynote - The Human Capital Summit (SHCS) 2015 in Singapore.
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Sep. 09, 2015 Event
Keynote - Imagine, The Supply Chain That Could Be - in Scottsdale
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Jul. 14, 2015 Event
The Economist - keynote interview at Innovating Supply Chains, Singapore
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Mar. 23, 2015 Online Course
Session 8
The Implications of Distances for Personal Strategy

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Mar. 16, 2015 Online Course
Session 7
The Implications of Distances for Business Strategy


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Mar. 09, 2015 Online Course
Session 6
Economic Distance

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Mar. 02, 2015 Online Course
Session 5
Geographic Distance

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Feb. 23, 2015 Online Course
Session 4
Administrative Distance
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Feb. 09, 2015 Online Course
Session 2
The CAGE Distance Framework

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Nov. 14, 2014 Event
Drucker Forum Vienna in November. Subject will be "Managing Complexity".
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Sep. 12, 2014 Conference
"Beyond the Year of the MOOC" at the NYU - My talk "Global Education: MOOCs And Beyond"
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Mar. 24, 2014 Online course
Session 8
The Implications of Distances for Personal Strategy


 
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Mar. 17, 2014 Online Course
Session 7
The Implications of Distances for Business Strategy




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Mar. 03, 2014 Online Course
Session 5
Geographic



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Feb. 17, 2014 Online Course
Session 3
Undertanding Cultural, Administrative, Geographic and Economic Distances


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Feb. 03, 2014 Online Course
Globalization of Business Enterprise course

The course starts on Monday February 3rd.

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Jan. 22, 2014 blog
Become an Ex-Pat and Still Get Ahead: Research on Choosing the Right Company
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Nov. 15, 2013 Event
At IEDC-Bled School of Management, in Slovenia - President´s Forum on November 15. Subject will be "Globalization Inside Out."
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Oct. 10, 2013 Keynote
Family Business Network Summit 2013 - Rio de Janeiro - "What's next? How enterprising families can make a difference"
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Sep. 26, 2013 Opening Keynote
SIKT 2013 Conference in Trondheim - Norway. Conference theme: "The Future of Norway"
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Jul. 03, 2013 Event
At the Academy of International Business Annual Meeting in Istanbul,Turkey. Keynote Speech: "New Analytical Tools for Measuring and Bridging Distance In International Business." 
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Jan. 31, 2013 blog
World Less Globalized Today than in 2007: DHL Global Connectedness Index 2012
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May. 04, 2012 blog
Who's Afraid of a Few Big Companies Taking Over the World?
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Sep. 01, 2011 blog
Financial Fears, Flows, and Globalization
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Apr. 28, 2011 blog
Stretching Your Global Mindset
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LATEST VIDEOS
TED GLOBAL 2012
It may seem that we're living in a borderless world where ideas, goods and people flow freely from nation to nation. We're not even close, says Pankaj Ghemawat. With ...
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