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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
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.
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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
Jan. 29, 2016 tweet
RT @JaanaRemes: Mapping global venture investment: New @MartinProsperiT report via @CityLab https://t.co/kE5iOCzTU4 https://t.co/CPGyghqOvH
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Jan. 29, 2016 tweet
RT @eddyzakes: Interesting adaptation vs. aggregation discussion today led by @PankajGhemawat for @IESEbs Globalization course. https://t.c…
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Jan. 29, 2016 tweet
RT @gabbariele: Thanks to @PankajGhemawat for the #DigitalTalk #interview we just concluded!
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Jan. 14, 2016 tweet
RT @SarderTV: How can we address the #skills gap? by @PankajGhemawat, #Author of World 3.0 & @JenniDCrumpton. #Watch here - https://t.co/rC…
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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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Dec. 30, 2015 tweet
@GordonBrianR @vgr Pls stay tuned...I have an update to that article in the pipeline. Meanwhile, here's BCG's take https://t.co/Q8LApVGIyH
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Dec. 29, 2015 tweet
5 rules of thumb for cross-cultural negotiations, courtesy of @HarvardBiz https://t.co/YjQfBqEzLd
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Dec. 25, 2015 tweet
In rich countries pre-holiday cash circulation rises by <5%, but in emerging economies demand for cash is up by >20% https://t.co/s4ryeJX2wZ
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Dec. 24, 2015 tweet
Marketing Star Wars to a Chinese audience: Disney hired boyband ambassador, puts 500 stormtroopers on the Great Wall https://t.co/zjPQW4mwBo
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Dec. 23, 2015 tweet
Cancer is a global burden but it affects high- and low-income countries differently - as seen in these powerful maps https://t.co/d27SkR4G1T
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Dec. 22, 2015 tweet
Like US No Child Left Behind reforms, age-old Chinese exams move away from rote learning towards a new model https://t.co/fsV1RUdanb
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Dec. 21, 2015 tweet
RT @albane_godard: "China is now rich enough to do something about its pollution" by @PankajGhemawat https://t.co/c01sBVN6Vv
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Dec. 21, 2015 tweet
In "Hometown America" resort community nearBeijing, residents live in timber-frame houses on streets like "Route 66" https://t.co/EjdS1fbdey
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Dec. 17, 2015 tweet
Internet from balloons might overcome geographic barriers, but "many regimes won’t welcome the shadow of the Loon" https://t.co/MVkuJuRlmk
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Dec. 16, 2015 tweet
Not so global. Half of Facebook's top 2015 check-in spots are in the US https://t.co/aZW06QeYxp
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Dec. 15, 2015 tweet
With 49% growth in online population this yr, India overtakes US as 2nd largest internet user base (China still #1) https://t.co/VdaVoEDKST
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Dec. 15, 2015 tweet
It's a coincidence Beijing's 1st smog "red alert" came just before Paris climate deal, but there is a link: https://t.co/wnd4oEm7XJ
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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. 16, 2015 Online Course
Session 3
Undertanding Cultural, Administrative, Geographic and Economic Distances
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Feb. 09, 2015 Online Course
Session 2
The CAGE Distance Framework

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Feb. 02, 2015 Online Course
Session 1
Globalization and Globaloney
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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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