Economy, planet, markets and you
Historically, globalisation and international trade contributed to a significant increase in global GDP and wealth. We enjoyed many benefits, including vast choices of consumer goods and services at our fingertips.
But behind this story, there is a dark, carbonated side. So, what is the future of international trade? After Brexit, the War in Ukraine, and the Covid-19 pandemic, are we at the beginning of the end of globalisation? Will a future Phileas Fogg be more incentivized to stay at home and circle the world in the metaverse in 80 seconds?
Kokou Agbo-Bloua investigates the future of trade and supply chain networks at a time of both climate adaptation and mitigation. To dig into this further, he brings in Tim de Knegt, treasurer and strategic finance manager at the Port of Rotterdam, for insights.
“2050 Investors” offers an investigation into tomorrow’s economic and market mega-trends, ahead of 2050’s global sustainability targets. Sourcing information directly from market practitioners, the financial press, research reports, the podcast provides you with insights from all around the globe. New episodes monthly: please subscribe, leave comments and spread the word!
Credits. Presenter & Writer: Kokou Agbo-Bloua. Editor: Julien Moity, Vincent Nickelsen. Production Designer: Emmanuel Minelle, Radio K7 Creative. Executive Producer : Fanny Giniès. Sound Director: Marc Valenduc. Music: Rone. Graphic Design: Cédric Cazaly.
Whilst the following podcast discusses the financial markets, it does not recommend any particular investment decision. If you are unsure of the merits of any investment decision, please seek professional advice.