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December 2013—In 20 years, almost half of the world’s countries could depend on their resource endowments for growth. These economies have a huge opportunity to transform their prospects, and a new model could help governments capture the coming resource windfall instead of squandering it.more
October 2013—The US manufacturer has reinvented itself by switching out of power tools and into water and other resource-based businesses.more
October 2013—The Belgian company is reshaping its portfolio to focus harder on fast-growing markets.more
September 2013—Commodity prices, though off recent peaks, still reflect emerging-market demand, a challenging geology, innovative technology, and improved resource productivity.more
June 2013—To drive further profitable growth in the increasingly competitive China market, international chemical companies should focus on five areas.more
July 2012—Despite setbacks, the country’s strategy for building an electric-vehicle industry could still get back on track.more
April 2012–After a boom seemed headed for a bust, stable and expansive growth is on the horizon.more
March 2012—The Pulitzer Prize–winning author and global energy expert sees rising demand from the East spurring innovation.more
November 2011—Cheap resources underpinned economic growth for much of the 20th century. The 21st will be different.more
August 2012—Six failure modes bedevil chemical companies when it comes to commercialization of new products and materials. Companies that deploy the right capabilities can dramatically speed up times to launch and to achieving meaningful revenues.more
January 2012—The rise of three billion new middle class consumers over the next 25 years will strain the planet’s natural resources. This package explores the implications.
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