Four reasons why the world is getting more volatile

An excerpt of a talk by Dominic Barton, a Canadian and the global managing director of the business advisory firm McKinsey & Company.

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Dominic Barton.
Published: Thursday, 06/14/2012 12:00 am EDT

The following is an excerpt of a talk Dominic Barton gave June 13 to business leaders at the Conference of Montreal, hosted by the International Economic Forum of the Americas. Mr. Barton, a Canadian, is the global managing director of the business advisory firm McKinsey & Company. The excerpt has been edited for length and style.

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