NEW REPORT: Unprecedented Global Resource Demand Will Lead To Severe Market Disruptions And Conflict


WASHINGTON (May 15 2012) — A study released this week by the Transatlantic Academy reveals that severe market disruptions and violent conflict at the interstate and local level in many hot spots -- especially in Asia, Africa, and Latin America -- are increasingly likely unless the transatlantic community takes the lead in addressing the challenges of unprecedented global demand for a nexus of reso

A Resource Revolution - it's Gonna be Alright!

Last week, McKinsey Global Institute launched a new report in London, entitled “Resource Revolution: Meeting the world’s energy, materials, food, and water needs.” It makes an intriguing argument: business could save as much as $2.9 trillion by 2030 simply by increasing the productivity of the natural resources th