In How To Run the World, Parag Khanna envisions a new world order. Business and entrepreneurship are no longer the maligned enemy of. How to Run the World has ratings and 23 reviews. Alec said: About the author: Parag Khanna is a global strategist, theorist and the best-selling author of . PDF | In his new book, Parag Khanna, Director of the Global Governance Initiative at the New America Foundation and author of “The Second World”, seeks to.
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Written by the most esteemed and innovative adventurer-scholar of his generation, Parag Khann Here is a stunning and provocative guide to the future of international relations—a system for managing global problems beyond the stalemates of business versus government, East versus West, rich versus poor, democracy versus authoritarianism, free markets versus state capitalism.
How to Run the World: Charting a Course to the Next Renaissance
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I figured we already had one, but apparently, our foreign affairs have been badly wolrd at the governmental level and he advocates that non-government organizations NGOs have more agility to handle and respond to corporate activities–the feds just take too long to get anything done!
Permanent climate-friendly social adoption can only happen when the economics will allow for this to happen via technological advancement.
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I reached out to him regarding questions and he responded with information. Synergy they can achieve through collaboration Team up with people who are experts in these fields. Questions get raised reading the book. Many other regional bodies such as the African Union are even less united and prepared to solve problems than the EU.
No thank you, Mr. Also by Parag Khanna.
Jan 11, Pages. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. If national boundaries no longer matter, and generational identity trumps geographic identity, why go through the hassle of breaking up states, create Pashtunistan and Kurdistan, running the risk of causing horrific wars such as the Nigerian-Biafran War in the late s?
With examples taken from the smartest capital cities, most progressive boardrooms, and frontline NGOs, Khanna shows how mega-diplomacy is more than an ad hoc approach to running a world where no one is in charge—it is the playbook for creating a stable and self-correcting world for future generations.
Jan 24, Alec rated it it was ok. Khanna supports the use of free-trade and forces of multi-national firms in creating a global supply chain in order to alleviate global poverty as well as stabilize countries for world peace.
America may be in fearful decline, but Brazilians, Indians and the Chinese do not fear the future, and they are more optimistic than ever before. Our current structures are clearly in trouble, but not all is as bleak as Khanna paints it. Rohan Mehta rated it it was ok May 06, Also, his message got pretty monotonous by about page 75 – it really doesn’t change much after that. Dawn of the Code War: Form an alliance of nonprofit, NGOs, corporations, and municipalities, to mirror the social and political structure of the early Renaissance but grafted over current technology and global geopolitics?
Khanna states that the best poverty reduction programs involve micro-finance in order for local economies in developing nations to grow in a sustainable manner.
Khanna states that terrorism, piracy, warfare, and organized crime are all in bed together in which demand for one creates khann black market supply for the other. Moreover, Pagad describes a world working at fairly high levels. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Should the people of those countries allow it? That’s your book that I want to read.
He also points to technology giving voice to the voiceless and forcing bottom-up change in national govt, NGO’s, and big corporations.
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One person found this helpful. Learn more about Amazon Prime. While we can probably achieve energy independence for the next 50 years via parah oil from shale, we will not be able to build an export manufacturing base that will wipe out paag trade deficit we have with China.
Get this audiobook plus a second, free. The world is more than multipolar, it is multilayered. The stakes are high and it seems that our institutions are not up to the task. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.
Sounds good and for the first half of the book, Pagad held me enthralled. That book remains to be written. He’s quite upbeat about the future — else, why promote “Mega-Diplomacy”?
Inspired by Your Browsing History. This is the reason why I favor giving to social venture funds rather than charity because social funds can be self-sustaining whereas charity always depends on the finances of the giver.
One minor issue is the use of footnotes, which are randomly used throughout the book with no more than ten to a chapter and sometimes are ignored even when a fact is being asserted or quote is being used.