Was there a simple cause of the economic downturn of the first decade of the twenty-first century, and is there a simple solution?
Question 2 What can we learn from the responses by the Greek and Spanish governments to the financial downturns?
Do you think that 2013-2018 are likely to be years of slow and steady recovery, and what are the implications for managers in Australia, New Zealand and Asian companies?
How risk averse should the individual manager be? What factors might influence your answer?