Global Risks

In this channel you will find summaries on acute threats or worrisome trends such as terrorism, climate-change, corruption or deadly pandemics.

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And Other Unexpected Places to Understand Risk

Allison Schrager

Portfolio, 2019

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A Preliminary Mapping and Its Implications

Emilio Granados Franco et al.

World Economic Forum, 2020

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Tracking the Forces Threatening the World’s Hottest Economies

Tom Orlik et al.

Bloomberg Businessweek , 2019

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Nouriel Roubini

Project Syndicate, 2020

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Central banks and financial regulators are starting to factor in climate change

Pierpaolo Grippa et al.

Finance & Development Magazine, 2019

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Inside the Ransom Business

Anja Shortland

Oxford UP, 2019

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World Economic Forum

World Economic Forum, 2019

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Despite previous warnings, drug makers failed to prepare a stockpile of compounds to fight viral pandemics. Can they finally do the right thing?

Elie Dolgin

Nature, 2021

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Why Things Spread – and Why They Stop

Adam Kucharski

Profile Books, 2020

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Biotech firm Oxitec launches controversial field test of its insects in Florida after years of opposition from residents and regulatory complications.

Emily Waltz

Nature, 2021

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