Connect Online
Share
Contact Me
Download Media Kit
pankaj ghemawat > homepage
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
DHL Global Connectedness Index 2014
This brand new report tracks globalization’s post-crisis recovery and how the rise of emerging economies is reshaping trade, capital, information, and people flows.
> Read more
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.
   > Discover
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.
   > Discover
Online Distance and Difference Analysis
Custom Analysis and Mapping covering 163 countries, 65 industries, and 16 types of distances and differences.
   > Discover
Global Attitude Protocol (GAP) Survey
Identify opportunities to improve your global mindset and compare your score versus students at a leading international business school.
   > Discover
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 ...
> Read more
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
Nov. 22, 2014 tweet
Perils of perception! The globaloney about immigration is just one of these "10 things the world gets wrong" http://t.co/toXub5ugzA
 > more 
Nov. 21, 2014 tweet
@sumeera Thanks for signing up. Welcome to the course!
 > more 
Nov. 21, 2014 tweet
RT @iesebs: Do you want to learn more about the #globalization of #business enterprise? Join Prof. @pankajghemawat free #MOOC http://t.co/…
 > more 
Nov. 21, 2014 tweet
Blog post by IESE colleague @AfricaArino on African countries' Global Connectedness Index results http://t.co/xJXGTR7fYX
 > more 
Nov. 20, 2014 tweet
Pleasure to keynote at Econa’s 75th in Oslo about the DHL Global Connectedness Index and implications for Norway beyond Oil. #Econa75
 > more 
Nov. 20, 2014 tweet
Localization lessons from McDonalds in India: not only recipes but also people, marketing, supply, equipment... http://t.co/BKRabnJN0E
 > more 
Nov. 19, 2014 tweet
How is Minneapolis-St. Paul more like Tokyo than NYC? ..and why it might want change that. http://t.co/YYi635rIwf @LeeASchafer @StarTribune
 > more 
Nov. 19, 2014 tweet
Int'l students in US up 8.1% to ~900K but only 4% of total. 43% from China+India. Top host: NYU Top field: Biz/Mgmt http://t.co/8GXdmMWJRt
 > more 
Nov. 19, 2014 tweet
RT @CNBCopinion: Globalization has bounced back since the financial crisis but it looks totally different (via @pankajghemawat) http://t.co…
 > more 
Nov. 19, 2014 tweet
@AimeeEMWhite Thanks for signing up. Welcome.
 > more 
Nov. 19, 2014 tweet
RT @vulicvladimir: The Great Transformation - 33 Top Quotes from #GPDF14, including @PankajGhemawat, @DovSeidman & @adwooldridge http://t.c…
 > more 
Nov. 17, 2014 tweet
"Why are emerging mkts sending so much dead-tree media around the world?" ...how might it relate to Bollywood films? http://t.co/w7vkIBSqav
 > more 
Nov. 16, 2014 tweet
Most globally connected regions? Europe for Trade, People flows; N. America for Capital, Information flows. Details:http://t.co/majuiQmJdp
 > more 
Nov. 15, 2014 tweet
Second languages aren't always foreign languages: interesting infographic on second languages around the world http://t.co/wOOFjKmTIz
 > more 
Nov. 14, 2014 tweet
Latest globalization trends from my DHL GCI 2014 featured in this week's @TheEconomist. Read "Signs of Life" at http://t.co/pIsEosygFJ
 > more 
Nov. 14, 2014 tweet
Enjoyed discussing market/mgmt failures and b-school "curricular social responsibility" at @GDruckerForum yesterday. Great forum! #GPDF14
 > more 
Nov. 14, 2014 tweet
RT @JaanaRemes: World according to #Germany’s exports: 70% still in low growth Europe http://t.co/mWN7VnhNOM #GCI2014 @PankajGhemawat http:…
 > more 
Nov. 14, 2014 Event
Drucker Forum Vienna in November. Subject will be "Managing Complexity".
 > more 
Nov. 13, 2014 tweet
Starting Jan 19, I will again teach my free @iesebs MOOC Globalization of Business Enterprise on @coursera. Sign up: http://t.co/2tda042YTU
 > more 
Nov. 13, 2014 tweet
"International students are Australia’s best tie to a globalised world" http://t.co/kvnsAJvwvX via @BusinessSpec #GCI2014
 > more 
Nov. 12, 2014 tweet
RT @GDruckerForum: Another #GPDF14 twitter meeting ! @HerminiaIbarra @DovSeidman @adiman & @PankajGhemawat http://t.co/PRdzGhQveI
 > more 
Oct. 27, 2014 blog
Clay Christensen’s theories are great for entrepreneurs, but not executives
 > more 
Sep. 12, 2014 Conference
"Beyond the Year of the MOOC" at the NYU - My talk "Global Education: MOOCs And Beyond"
 > more 
Aug. 11, 2014 blog
What Business Schools Don’t Get About MOOCs
 > more 
Mar. 24, 2014 Online course
Session 8
The Implications of Distances for Personal Strategy


 
 > more 
Mar. 19, 2014 blog
Are CEOs Really India’s Leading Export?
 > more 
Mar. 17, 2014 Online Course
Session 7
The Implications of Distances for Business Strategy




 > more 
Mar. 10, 2014 Online Course
Session 6
Economic


 > more 
Mar. 03, 2014 Online Course
Session 5
Geographic



 > more 
Feb. 24, 2014 Online Course
Session 4
Administrative

 > more 
Feb. 10, 2014 Online Course
Session 2
The CAGE Distance Framework


 > more 
Feb. 03, 2014 Online Course
Session 1
Globalization and Globaloney


 > more 
Jan. 13, 2014 blog
WTO’s baby steps at Bali a big deal
 > more 
Nov. 14, 2013 blog
Are Multinationals Becoming Less Global?
 > more 
Sep. 30, 2013 blog
For Corporate Cosmopolitanism, Start at the Top
 > more 
Sep. 19, 2013 Seminar
Strategic Management Academic Seminar - University of Toronto
 > more 
Jun. 07, 2013 Event
At the Fortune Global Forum, Chengdu (China). "Global Go-To-Market Strategies."
 > more 
May. 27, 2013 Event
At IESE, Barcelona, Fast Forward: Building Tomorrow´s Business World, Pankaj Ghemawat will be a keynote speaker. His subject: "Globalization Today and Tomorrow."
 > more 
Apr. 03, 2013 Event
Herbert Simon Award of Rajk Laszlo College for Advanced Studies in Budapest
 > more 
Jan. 31, 2013 blog
World Less Globalized Today than in 2007: DHL Global Connectedness Index 2012
 > more 
Nov. 29, 2012 Speech
La Jornada Empresa i Coneixement - Auditori Palau de Congressos de Girona
 > more 
Nov. 03, 2012 Speech
Global Alumni Reunion in Sao Paulo - IESE
 > more 
Sep. 20, 2012 Speech
The Economist
The High-Growth Markets Summit. Driving Business in the Global Economy
 > more 
Jul. 02, 2012 Speech
AIB 2012 Annual Meeting in Washington
 > more 
May. 04, 2012 blog
Who's Afraid of a Few Big Companies Taking Over the World?
 > more 
Sep. 01, 2011 blog
Financial Fears, Flows, and Globalization
 > more 
Apr. 28, 2011 blog
Stretching Your Global Mindset
 > more 
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 ...
> Watch video (on external site)
UPCOMING EVENTS