Resilience Amid Disorder: Steering a Path Through Social and Political Unrest

2016 has witnessed civil disturbances, domestic political crises, and extremist violence that has altered the political agenda in advanced economies and emerging markets alike.

Companies need to think hard about the volatility, surprises, and structural shifts that may confront them in five specific areas: security of company property, ease of doing business, viability of strategic investments, strength of corporate reputation, and cohesiveness of their workforce.

Resilience Amid Disorder, a new publication from Marsh & McLennan Companies’ Global Risk Center, offers insights on:

  • The range of recent incidents — and how fundamental trends may shape the future risk environment.
  • Challenges for companies, especially those with complex international footprints or supply chains.
  •  Key initiatives for enhancing anticipation and ensuring effective response.