From CNN• The awakening in the Arab world with a direction still unknown,• A looming nuclear crisis with Iran• An uncertain future in Afghanistan (and neighboring Pakistan)• A bloody civil war in Syria,• The fiscal issues• The debt crises• The Euro• Geo-political challenges posed by a rising China.
OUR FALSE SENSE OF COMFORT• What does the future of Greece hold?
OUR LACK OF GOOD MACRO ECONOMIC MANAGEMENT• I have to go, I have to leave from here. Maria Papanagiotaki
IMPACT ON DECISION MAKINGUNSTABLE ENVIRONMENT System 1 & 2 & RESPECT/WISDOM
• We should aim at a world where value supersedes promises and authenticity trumps arrogance.
From: www.rogerclaessens.euRoger Jean Claessens is an International lecturer &consultant for the financial services industry.• Professor at UBI (United Business Institutes), Brussels• Expert lecturer for FEBELFIN (Federation of banks & insurance in Belgium)• Expert lecturer for the EIB in Luxembourg• Expert lecturer for BGL BNPPARIBAS amongst othersAuthor of :• “Corporate culture in Banking”, 2011, Serbian Bank Association (SBA) & AuthorHouse, UK• “What is a bank?”, 2009, Promoculture & AuthorHouse, UK• “A brief introduction to accounting”, 2008, Unibook, Belgium• “Marketing in financial services”, 2007, SBA• “Branch Management”, with P. Wiertz,2006, Promoculture & SBA• “Ethics, corporate values and prevention of money laundering”, 2006, SBA 30