Just catching up before I post some latest thoughts. I participated in a symposium at Santa Clara Law School in February. It was an lively (really!) and interesting (yes!) discussion of developments in international law and standards for corporate compliance. I gave a keynote with my big theory of the world:
Value Chains –> Exploding Middle Class –> Demands for fairness and impartial services –> Revolts when they don’t get it (Arab Spring, Occupy, Tea Party, Indian demonstrators) –> Companies need to keep clean –> Governments had better deliver good governance and efficient services or risk global instability.
Full length version: SpeechforSantaClaraLawCenter