Reviewing Shapeholders: The Rise of Super-Empowered, Hyper-Connected Non-State Actors

We are in an age of super-empowered, hyper-connected non-state actors.  Non-state actors include faith based groups, civil society, private companies, and philanthropy.  The World Economic Forum estimates there are ten times as many international NGOs today as there were in 1990. In addition, the number of billionaires has increased in the past five years from 1,226 in 2012 to 2,043 …

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