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8 Jul 2014 (AFR) - Christine Lagarde hints at global forecast cut even as US rebounds

(8 July 2014, AFR, p14, Mark Deen and Francois de Beaupuy)

‘International Monetary Fund managing director Christine Lagarde has signalled a cut in the institution’s global economic growth forecasts, saying investment is still weak and that risks remain in the United States even as its rebound accelerates. 63 more words

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Creating shared value

Porter, M. E., & Kramer, M. R. (2011). Creating shared value. Harvard Business Review, 89(1/2), 62-77.

The concept of shared value—which focuses on the connections between societal and economic progress—has the power to unleash the next wave of global growth. 13 more words

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Organizing for global growth

Management guru Alfred Chandler asserted that business excellence comes about when “structure follows strategy.” Unfortunately, many Canadian firms with global ambitions fail to heed this axiom. 740 more words

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