If you are thinking about teaching a class on global market trends, consider adopting our textbook. The powerpoints for all 24 days of class are complimentary. Go to: http://www.management.wharton.upenn.edu/guillen/Global_Turning_Points.htm Topics include: --How demographic changes affect consumer and financial markets. --International migration and its impact on high-tech industries. --Geopolitical risks: Dictatorships and failed states. --Imbalances in the global economy. --The global crisis and the crisis in Europe. --The rise of the emerging-market multinationals. --Chinese investments in Africa. --The impact of growing inequality. --Women's status in the global economy. --The rise of the global middle-class of consumers. --The high-net-worth elite and its consumption behavior. --The transformative power of technology. --Institutions and economic development. --Global entrepreneurship. --Sustainability. --Sugarcane ethanol in Brazil. --The trials and tribulations of the financial system. --The global powers of the 21st century. --The future of global currencies. --Coping with uncertainty and complexity. Mauro F. Guillen Anthony L. Davis Director of The Lauder Institute Dr. Felix Zandman Professor of International Management The Wharton School 212 Lauder-Fischer Hall 256 South 37th St. Philadelphia, PA 19104 215-573-6267 Like my new book on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ArchitectureofCollapse/ Follow me on Twitter @MauroFGuillen [Lauder_30years_WHITE Backgnd] [Tumblr-Icon]<http://lauderblog.wharton.upenn.edu/>[cid:[log in to unmask]]<https://www.facebook.com/LauderInstitute>[cid:[log in to unmask]]<https://twitter.com/LauderInstitute> ____ AIB-L is brought to you by the Academy of International Business. For information: http://aib.msu.edu/community/aib-l.asp To post message: [log in to unmask] For assistance: [log in to unmask] AIB-L is a moderated list.