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August 4, 2010
This week, the cover story in The Economist is titled, “The Rising Power of China’s Workers.” It explains how the strong pressure for higher wages will shrink China’s trade surplus and boost its spending. “A 20% rise in Chinese consumption might lead to an extra $25 billion of American exports. That could create over 200,000 American jobs,” says the magazine’s leader.
November 21, 2008
FedEx executive Bill Margaritis participated in a panel discussion "Ethical Globalization: An Exploration of Opportunities and Challenges" at last week's 16th annual Net Impact Conference at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. The conference's theme this year was "The Sustainable Advantage: Creating Social and Environmental Value". Bill spoke about the topic of Access. The conference was attended by approximately 2,000 MBA students from accross the country and around the world.