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    What do China and the US tell us about inequality?

    Rising income and wealth inequality in many countries around the world has been a long-term trend for… more

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    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… more

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    How will digital change your working world?

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

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    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… more

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    What are the next steps for emerging economies?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

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    The blurry frontiers of economic policy

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

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    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… more

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    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… more

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    The decade of China and America

    The California summit between US President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping on June 7-8… more

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    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… more

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    Europe, Italian style

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

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    Rebalancing the state’s balance sheet

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

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    Technology and the employment challenge

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

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    What lessons can China learn from Singapore?

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

  • Forum Article

    Underinvesting in resilience

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

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    Emerging-market resilience

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

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    Hard truths about global growth

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