Asia


Splitting Points 2014

Unity or Fragmentation? Before reading this post it might be a good idea to read my earlier post – Globalization: Time for a rethink? – where I propose that it’s time to think about the appearance of different worlds – rather than the single economically unified global marketplace that most(?) businesses seem to assume […]


Lessons From Luxury Goods: the future never proceeds as expected

This article contains some important observations – Luxury goods: style rises in the east – http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/5fc71b48-7f09-11e1-a26e-00144feab49a.html Conventional thinking has been that burgeoning consumer demand in Asia would save the West and especially the West’s luxury goods sector. Maybe this might not be the case. This article points to the emergence […]