Global Agenda Council : Europe

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Has austerity failed in Europe?

    Although many European governments have announced expenditure cuts and tax hikes, their debt/GDP ratios… more

  • Forum Article

    Europe’s lost-and-found decade

    Sentiment in European financial markets has turned. For the moment, the possibility of a Greek exit… more

  • Forum Article

    Europe, Italian style

    Michael Spence discusses how Italy's reform program will affect the Eurozone Last summer, after two… more

  • Forum Article

    Europe’s moment of truth

    Ann Mettler explains why it's time for European leaders to speak the truth about the crisis “Nothing… more

  • Forum Article

    What is Italy saying?

    Joseph E. Stiglitz explains why the  EU’s Economic and Monetary Union was a means to an end, not… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    Ensuring Gender Balance in Europe

    The push for gender balance and female representation on company boards in Europe is making the… more

  • Forum Article

    Financial regulators’ global variety show

    Howard Davies, former Chairman of Britain’s Financial Services Authority, shares his thoughts on the… more

  • Forum Article

    Is the euro crisis over?

    Jean Pisani-Ferry is Director of Bruegel, an international economics think tank, Professor of… more

  • Forum Article

    Why is Germany bringing home its gold?

    Simon Johnson, professor at MIT’s Sloan School of Management, explains why Germany's fascination with… more

  • Forum Article

    Will Europe’s fiscal compact work?

    Jeffrey Frankel, Professor of Capital Formation and Growth at Harvard University, discusses the future… more

  • Forum Article

    Meeting America’s growth challenge

    Laura Tyson discusses why the U.S. needs to come up with a new plan for faster growth BERKELEY – The… more

  • Forum Event

    What Europe must do to catch up

    Annual Meeting 2013

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Article

    The post-crisis crises

    Joseph E. Stiglitz, a Nobel laureate in economics, is University Professor at Columbia University… more

  • Forum Article

    Europe’s narrative struggle

    Ana Palacio, a former Spanish foreign minister and former Senior Vice President of the World Bank, is a… more

  • Forum Article

    2013: Crunch time for the global economy

     Joseph E. Stiglitz, a Nobel laureate in economics, is University Professor at Columbia University… more

  • Forum Article

    Europe at the crossroads: unity or fragmentation?

    The Forum:Blog has prepared a special series on “Resilient Dynamism, the main theme of 2013’s… more

  • Forum Article

    The eurozone’s delayed reckoning

    Nouriel Roubini is Chairman of Roubini Global Economics and a professor at the Stern School of… more

  • Forum Article

    Europe has nothing to fear but fear itself

    Professor Klaus Schwab is Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum. His… more