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    Does technological innovation increase unemployment?

    Nobel prize-winning economist Joe Stiglitz has a new NBER paper out that comes to a worrying conclusion… more

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    Germany’s economic challenges

    Germany's awful industrial production figures released on Thursday are yet another reminder that the… more

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    Don’t give up on free trade

    Adair Turner, former chairman of the United Kingdom’s Financial Services Authority and senior fellow of… more

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    Competitiveness World Cup: the results

    Overall, the World Economic Forum’s World Cup competitiveness head-to-heads correctly predicted the… more

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    What is the secret of Germany’s success?

    Although another successful German football side may come as little surprise, their extra time victory over… more

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    What are mega-regional trade agreements?

    Mega-regionals are deep integration partnerships between countries or regions with a major share of world… more

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    Piketty’s problem and the limitations of big data

    The big data revolution can offer us analytical tools that previous researchers only dreamed of. But data… more

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    The world’s most important trade route?

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    , Metro Manila, Philippines

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    Africa 2014: Top quotes

    World Economic Forum on Africa 2014

    , Abuja, Nigeria

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    Latin America 2014: Top 10 quotes

    World Economic Forum on Latin America 2014

    , Panama City, Panama

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    Latin America 2014: Top quotes of the day

    World Economic Forum on Latin America 2014

    , Panama City, Panama

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    Robert Shiller, modest Nobel laureate

    Congratulations to Robert Shiller for winning this year’s Nobel prize for economics along with Eugene Fama… more

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    Janet Yellen: media reaction round-up

    President Barack Obama`s official nomination of Janet Yellen as the next chair of the Federal Reserve was… more