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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How to Run the World: Charting a Course to the Next Renaissance by Parag Khanna
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I reached out to him regarding questions and he responded with information. Khanna states 3 global leadership goals that the US should pursue: What was depressing was the ultimate boiling down of Pagad’s advice to “find a rich patron and all things are possible. In ancient Sumerian city-states, they channeled the messages of deities among kings.
Thanks for telling us about the problem. He’s quite upbeat about the future — else, why promote “Mega-Diplomacy”? Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Jan 24, Alec rated it it was ok.
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Reviewed for Meridiano 47, Vol 12, No He is the author of IBSA: Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Aside from being a khannz questionable recommendation from the perspective of international law and ethics, it raises doubts about how to deal with a place in case an assassination of a dictator has negative consequences. He is parxg writing a book on Brazil’s role in Latin American politics.
Poor countries should aim for realistic goals, focus jow energy and invest in public-private cooperation. 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. That’s your book that I want to read.
The key drivers for poverty reduction are: Jan 11, Minutes. Maybe next time, Pagad.
Sep 16, Jean Fausto rated it it was ok. With his trademark energy, intellect, and wit, Khanna reveals how a new “mega-diplomacy” consisting of coalitions among motivated technocrats, influential executives, super-philanthropists, cause-mopolitan activists, and everyday churchgoers can assemble the talent, pool the money, and deploy the resources to make the global economy fairer, rebuild failed states, combat terrorism, promote good governance, deliver food, water, health care, and education to those in need, and prevent environmental collapse.
How to Run the World is the cutting-edge manifesto for diplomacy in a borderless world. In the environmental arena, meaningful public-private initiatives spurred by the new diplomacy can have far more impact than international agreements, he writes. But it is also nothing to be celebrated.
Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. He also points to technology giving voice to the voiceless and forcing bottom-up change in national govt, NGO’s, and big corporations.
Hoow Predictions under EnglishFeatured. First, a paragraph or a page is simply insufficient to describe, let alone critique, one of the complicated arrangements that typify Pagad’s Neo-Renaissance world.
Only, I ended up depressed. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Written by the most esteemed and innovative adventurer-scholar of his generation, Parag Khanna’s How to Run the World posits a chaotic modern era that resembles the Middle Ages, with Asian empires, Western militaries, Middle Eastern sheikhdoms, magnetic city-states, wealthy multinational corporations, elite clans, religious zealots, tribal hordes, and potent media seething in an ever more unpredictable and dangerous hw.
Jan 07, Rachel Messiah rated it really liked it. If only the rest of this book were as lively and succinct as the title is. This is a very timely book in that it explores ideas that may serve as an alternative to war to solve political and social conflicts around the world. Its best to read the Mr khanna’s first book in the series before diving into this excellent summary but whether you do or not you will not be disappointed. I know for a fact that some of the examples he discusses are not nearly as successful or inspiring as Pagad’s cursory analysis leads him to believe.
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How to Run the World: Charting a Course to the Next Renaissance
Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. I also like his prescription for world peace combining democratic self-determination while being interconnec Although I disagree with his conclusion that khannw are obsolete in global diplomacy, I do agree with his premise that NGO, technology, and multi-national firms are underutilized in the world of global diplomacy.
But Khanna seems to leap from a description of this current state paraf affairs to an affirmation of it as a new working order. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.