World Business Academy
About This Show
The World Business Academy is a non-profit business think tank and network of business and thought leaders founded in 1986 with the mission to inspire and help business assume responsibility for the whole of society.
Our monthly show focuses on the state of the political economy including trends we see emerging in markets and how our listeners can prepare for them.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
Child Separation and Impending Recession - New Business Paradigms
On this show, we will check in on key economic indicators and project the impacts of various policies of the Trump administration, including the tax cuts and tariffs on imported goods. A key issue we will address is the ongoing crisis at the US-Mexico border, where children are being separated from their parents and held in detention facilities with little transparency. The policy, enforced by Attorney General Jeff Sessions, has been denounced by the high commissioner for human rights for the United Nations as ‘unconscionable.’ How will these zero-tolerance policies impact the economy? Lastly, we discuss the latest news on our rapidly warming climate and the impacts this will have on our civilization.
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