Friday 6 January 2017
The former Chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management is best known for coining the term ‘BRICs’ as the acronym now universally applied to the world’s four key emerging economies – Brazil, Russia, India and China – symbolising the current shift in global economic power. O’Neill also led the attempted Red Knights takeover of Manchester United in 2010.
Topics and timings
00:00:33 Assessment of situation five years on from beginning of financial crisis
00:02:47 What is the situation with the BRICS nations now?
00:04:57 China: debt; credit; water; corruption; leadership; economy