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    Interview: Shirin Neshat on Iran's political art – podcast

    Welcome to our new podcast series, Inside the Creative Mind, featuring in-depth interviews with leading cultural figure… more

  • Forum Article

    23 stories you might have missed this week

    1. “There is no planet B.” From Ghana to the Bahamas, find out how young leaders are fighting climate… more

  • Forum Article

    Four things not to do in an economic crisis

    Current high public debt burdens are due to three main forces: Bond-financed fiscal stimulus measures applied in… more

  • Forum Article

    Modi's promise for Indian entrepreneurs

    The recent political developments in India have set in motion a range of changes aimed at galvanizing the bureaucracy… more

  • Forum Article

    Why Argentina's debt ruling is bad news

    Argentina and its bankers have been barred from making payments to fulfill debt-restructuring agreements reached with… more

  • Forum Article

    How do we get globalization right?

    Recent evidence suggests that much of the world has entered a period of low volatility in the financial markets. But… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    Five things I learned from a trip into Boko Haram territory

    What is the Nigerian state doing to stop the menace of Boko Haram, and how are the women and girls in the region… more

  • Forum Article

    Are women really 'shining' in Japan?

    Japan was ranked 104th out of 136 countries on the World Economic Forum’s 2013 Global Gender Gap report. This… more

  • Forum Article

    Is the US corporate tax system ripe for an overhaul?

    A growing number of American companies are seeking to move their legal headquarters abroad by acquiring or merging with… more

  • Forum Article

    Three ways Poland can boost its digital growth

    Poland is an economy in transition, going from being efficiency-driven to innovation-driven, where the role of the… more

  • Forum Article

    Are we heading for another economic crisis?

    In recent months, concern has intensified among the world’s financial experts and news media that overheated asset… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Three key steps for the future of travel

    When Teddy Roosevelt, America’s 26th president, decided to explore the Amazon 100 years ago, he spent more than a… more