It’s the essential ingredient for Taipei to achieve its economic diversification goals.
While systemic cyber risk has become a hot topic, it deserves even more (and closer) attention than it has so far received. How serious and widespread is systemic cyber risk, and what should be done about it?
Social media has shaped previous conflicts, but this one is unique, especially for U.S. tech companies.
The Russians have been priming the information environment for so long that this does suggest that the Russians might be a bit desperate. They certainly didn't meet their military objectives in a swift invasion or defeat.
Comparing the “most likely” and “most dangerous” scenarios can help navigate the uncharted Russian threat.
They should take a page from Putin’s own playbook.
Digital technologies, given their rapid rate of diffusion through globalisation, have become “glocal” in nature. They are becoming a mainstay of society, with their adoption further accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Dissatisfaction with globalization has turned into a powerful force, with unchecked globalism increasingly seen as a threat to the integrity of democratic rule. Policymakers must reframe globalization to mitigate its negative consequences while keeping its core growth-enhancing dynamics intact.
Semiconductor manufacturing is currently concentrated in a handful of countries, exacerbating supply chain dependence. The EU’s newly launched Chips Act aims to reduce this dependence, and avoid future shortages—although naysayers question whether the EU will be able to obtain the necessary funding.