During today’s breakout session on leadership, the assembled group addressed issues that leaders could better focus on in order to promote more mobility of households and jobs. After discussing the role of the internet, public sector economic development tools, new… Continue Reading →
I loved this morning’s conversation on infrastructure because the global perspectives of the participants were so enlightening. Vincent Lo commented on the big differences between developing countries and developed countries in needs and resources. He also noted the effects that… Continue Reading →
As we travel the U.S. and talk about Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2015, I often ask the panelists and audience what they think will derail the current economic recovery in the U.S. Frequently cited is the volatility and uncertainty in oil prices.
We’re challenging our Midwinter Meeting attendees to think hard about adaptability. One statement from the “Starting Point” (pre-reading) document caught my eye: In a capital-intensive industry that produces long-lived assets, innovation and adaptation are challenging. With rapid, transformational changes in technology, shifts… Continue Reading →