Media Coverage May 2009
21st Century Risks
Dr Ian Goldin argues that globalisation has brought systemic risks as well as benefits – and the world needs new ways of tackling them.
Globalisation has brought immense benefits for many, through closer integration and flows of ideas,skills, capital and trade. And it has been facilitated by technological improvements such as fibre optics,containerisation and the vast improvement in computing power over the past 20 years.