The Illicit Global Economy

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This is a presentation on The Illicit Global Economy by Nils Gilman, a consultant with Monitor Group, at the 4th European Futurist Conference in Lucerne, Switzerland on 27-Oct-2008. (http://www.european-futurists.org/wEnglisch/programm/Programm2008/programm2008.php)

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The Illicit Global Economy

  1. 1. the global illicit economy Dr. Nils Gilman Monitor Group European Futurists Conference, 2008
  2. 2. deviant globalization the unsanctioned global flows of goods and services that violate bourgeois ethical sensibilities
  3. 3. deviant health care
  4. 4. rule #1 perfectly legitimate forms of demand can produce perfectly deviant forms of supply
  5. 5. deviant pharma
  6. 6. rule #2 uneven global regulatory structures create arbitrage opportunities for deviant entrepreneurs
  7. 7. deviant shipping
  8. 8. rule #3 pathways for legitimate globalization are always also pathways for deviant globalization
  9. 9. deviant software
  10. 10. rule #4 once a deviant industry professionalizes, crackdowns merely promote innovation
  11. 11. deviant weapons
  12. 12. rule #5 states themselves undermine the distinction between legitimate and deviant economies
  13. 13. deviant finance
  14. 14. rule #6 unchecked, deviant entrepreneurs will overtake the legitimate economy
  15. 15. deviant lobbyists
  16. 16. rule #7 deviant globalization presents an existential challenge to state legitimacy
  17. 17. the geopolitics of deviant globalization: post-modern, post-revolutionary, post- progressive
  18. 18. Dr. Nils Gilman The Monitor Group nils_gilman@monitor.com

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