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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
Sep. 22, 2016 tweet
Beyond Brexit: My initial analysis & questions for int'l business scholars (in AIB Insights) https://t.co/HhxCV0EgTE @AIB_World
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Sep. 06, 2016 tweet
To succeed across Spain, learn from companies that succeed abroad: Cinco motivos por 'glocalizarse' [in Spanish] https://t.co/WGZZJ5hdao
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Aug. 12, 2016 tweet
RT @BIUK: This map shows which EU countries buy the most British stuff https://t.co/kseiyZTbnG https://t.co/cqIhkqT7FS
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Aug. 11, 2016 tweet
What effect do language and culture commonalities have on trade? My research cited here on UK export potential https://t.co/uUOo5Tgpwa
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Aug. 11, 2016 tweet
Platforms are no panacea for globalization: my new HBR blog “What Uber’s China Deal Says About Limits of Platforms” https://t.co/RzLic9i518
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Aug. 09, 2016 tweet
Brexit Bothers: Not just pork but also Melton Mowbray pork pies (& other protected geographical indications) at risk https://t.co/8AkA6dX3vA
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Aug. 08, 2016 tweet
Realities of Brexit hitting the UK due to lack of experienced trade negotiators. My thoughts included here https://t.co/1BK9xCEV7e
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Aug. 05, 2016 tweet
Tech companies like Uber haven't found the recipe for success in China. Tom Hout and I discuss challenges firms face https://t.co/sZ9HNHbl0E
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Aug. 01, 2016 tweet
For what international strategy can give back to "core" (intranational) strategy, see https://t.co/xaYLVWxlDz
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Jun. 29, 2016 tweet
@AbbeylincolnSty https://t.co/fYlUE1sToe
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Jun. 29, 2016 tweet
@Awazeshayeq
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Jun. 29, 2016 tweet
@mohitspeak What the World Will Learn From Brexit’s Market Mess via @FortuneMagazine https://t.co/GZ6QXQI5R0… @PankajGhemawat
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Jun. 29, 2016 tweet
RT @amitkarna: Future of #Globalization & the #Multinational corporation being outlined by @PankajGhemawat #AIB2016 #NewOrleans https://t.c…
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Jun. 29, 2016 tweet
"The EU Needs to Make Sure Continental Countries Don’t Exit" as I argue in a new @HarvardBiz blog post https://t.co/1AvxpQ8ZQH
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Jun. 28, 2016 tweet
Economically, Brexit very bad but if any EU member could overcome withdrawal symptoms, UK might be the one https://t.co/FoiynjC3rF
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Jun. 24, 2016 tweet
My comments on today's big news in Fortune: "What the World Will Learn From Brexit’s Market Mess" https://t.co/vgsZeeIPCs
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Jun. 14, 2016 tweet
My comments in the @FT on distance and the importance of top mgmt commitment to successful #export strategies https://t.co/fTnARl0wGs
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Jun. 07, 2016 tweet
Lamy: Brexit means UK imports more & exports less; EU loses 15% of GDP, 30% of political links, 40% militarily, 50% of historical relevance
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Jun. 07, 2016 tweet
WTO DG Roberto Azevêdo: There is no fundamental change in global trade patterns. #WorldTrade16
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Jun. 07, 2016 tweet
Former WTO DG Pascal Lamy: We are between a hot front and a cold front, and this usually generates wind. #WorldTrade16
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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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