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Risky Business: The Saga of a Startup

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October 20, 2017

Risky Business: The Saga of a Startup

Startups are more exposed to risk than traditional companies. Not only are startups featured heavily in tech-sector news coverage, but […]

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Business Ethics in the Trump Era

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January 30, 2017

Business Ethics in the Trump Era

“Tone from the top matters.” Such was the thesis of the Director of the Office of Government Ethics (OGE) during […]

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The South Korean Political Crisis

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January 3, 2017

The South Korean Political Crisis

In October 2016, South Korean media reported that President Park Geun-hye had been sharing state information (mostly speeches, but perhaps […]

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Are We Looking at a Water Scarcity Risk?

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December 13, 2016

Are We Looking at a Water Scarcity Risk?

Water Concerns: Assessing & Managing Water Resources If current trends in global population growth and economic development continue, the pressure […]

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Getting a Job with Trump

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December 8, 2016

Getting a Job with Trump

So You Think You’re Getting a Job in the Trump Administration? The incoming administration of Donald Trump must eventually appoint […]

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The Ken Bone Affair and Due Diligence

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October 31, 2016

The Ken Bone Affair and Due Diligence

Ken Bone, a worker at a coal-fired power plant in southern Illinois, asked the penultimate question at the second presidential […]

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The Problem of Political Opinion Polls

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October 26, 2016

The Problem of Political Opinion Polls

Opinion polls and the 2016 election The 2016 US presidential election may be one of the most significant events impacting […]

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Data Protection and Control

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August 31, 2016

Data Protection and Control

Digital risk exposure is far greater than most companies appreciate. The implications – both immediate and long-term – can have […]

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Geopolitics in the Caspian Sea

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July 13, 2016

Geopolitics in the Caspian Sea

Extracting resources and doing business in the Caspian Sea is as risky and complicated an endeavor as it is potentially […]

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Piracy In The Gulf Of Guinea

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June 21, 2016

Piracy In The Gulf Of Guinea

The Gulf of Guinea, the vast expanse of ocean that can be traced west from coastal areas stretching from Cape […]

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Brazil on the Eve of the 31st Olympiad

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May 25, 2016

Brazil on the Eve of the 31st Olympiad

No doubt you have read the headlines: Brazil is in crisis. Without question, 2016 has not been a good year […]

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A Risky Forecast for the South China Sea

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May 10, 2016

A Risky Forecast for the South China Sea

This report was originally published in April 2016. A presidential election is looming here in the US — one of the […]