The US economy is in rude health. But don’t be fooled: beneath the surface lie risks. Inflation looks set to spike, interests rates are on the rise and critical talent seems increasingly difficult to secure. Get on the front foot with this issue of Monitor.
An in-depth look at China’s shift from low-cost sourcing location to high-tech hub, what the global rise of the renminbi means for buyers and the issues that threaten to constrain China’s economic growth.
Ways organisations and their suppliers are using science to tackle emissions; how supply chains are vulnerable to a rise in extreme temperatures; and what the implications of a warming planet are for arctic shipping.
How the technology works and the implications for supply chains; how oganisations are using blockchain to create transparent supply chains today; and why ’smart contracts’ may not be as smart as you think.