Enron: 10 Years Later

The Nov 8th issue of Energy Risk has an interesting commentary by Stella Farrington noting the 10th anniversary of the Enron collapse. Perhaps the most interesting point she makes is the following: “Almost without exception Enron employees said it was the best place they have ever worked before or since and talked of achieving more

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Who Defines The Risk?

Read a piece this morning in Le Monde (http://abonnes.lemonde.fr/idees/article/2011/11/17/un-delitement-politique_1605382_3232.html) by the French philosopher Yves Charles Zarka. He writes about the failure of the governments in the EU to lead during the current crisis and notes that Europe stands at a moment of profound crisis. This is not a new idea, of course, but it is interesting

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Welcome

Welcome to my new blog. As the title suggests, this will be a blog about global risk, finance and economics in the areas of supply chain, manufacturing, procurement, product development and the social trends that impact global business in general. In my roles at Accenture and Smith, I have the good fortune to see many

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