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March 04, 2019
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The authors of the World Economic Forum’s 2019 Global Risks Report pose the question, “Is the world sleepwalking into a crisis”, at the beginning of their sobering description of an economic and political climate in which “global risks are intensifying [while] the collective will to tackle them appears to be lacking.” Of utmost concern, according to the report, are the “geopolitical and geo-economic tensions” that are creating turmoil and uncertainty in trade and investment relations between countries.
This will be no surprise to supply chain management professionals who are grappling with tremendous uncertainty about the future of trade relations between China and the United States and between Great Britain and the European Union.