Latest Posts: Michael Spence

  • Forum Article

    Are we entering a new age of insecurity?

    Summer is normally a time to take a break from the risks and worries of everyday life, and perhaps to take stock of… more

  • Forum Article

    How will digital change your working world?

    Digital technologies are once again transforming global value chains and, with them, the structure of the global… more

  • Forum Video

    Video: Sustainable patterns of growth

    We can’t count on focusing on growth if we want to solve the unemployment problem. A. Michael Spence on why… more

  • Forum Event

    What are the next steps for emerging economies?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    22 - 25 Jan 2014, Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Article

    The blurry frontiers of economic policy

    Around the world, policies, technologies, and extended learning processes have combined to erode barriers to economic… more

  • Forum Article

    Will the global economy gain momentum?

    In the dog days of summer, Milan is quieter than many European cities. The locals are away, and, unlike Paris or Rome… more

  • Forum Article

    Should markets be pessimistic about China's economic future?

    China’s growth has slowed considerably since 2010, and it may slow even more – a prospect that is rattling… more

  • Forum Article

    The decade of China and America

    The California summit between US President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping on June 7-8 comes at a time of… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    From austerity to a balanced growth agenda

    In a recent set of studies, Carmen Reinhart and Kenneth Rogoff used a vast array of historical data to show that the… more

  • Forum Article

    Europe, Italian style

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

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Rebalancing the state’s balance sheet

    Michael Spence, a Nobel laureate in economics, is Professor of Economics at New York University’s Stern School of… more

  • Forum Article

    Technology and the employment challenge

    Michael Spence, a Nobel laureate in economics, is Professor of Economics at New York University’s Stern School of… more

  • Forum Article

    What lessons can China learn from Singapore?

    Michael Spence, a Nobel laureate in economics, is Professor of Economics at New York University’s Stern School of… more

  • Forum Article

    Underinvesting in resilience

    Michael Spence, a Nobel laureate in economics, is Professor of Economics at New York University’s Stern School of… more

  • Forum Article

    Emerging-market resilience

    Michael Spence, a Nobel laureate in economics, is Professor of Economics at New York University’s Stern School of… more

  • Forum Article

    Hard truths about global growth

    Michael Spence, a Nobel laureate in economics, is Professor of Economics at New York University’s Stern School of… more