Posts tagged ‘Economic crisis’

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    An alternative to bailouts

    In the last decade or so, the global financial landscape has endured two major shocks - the first… more

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    Is Europe investing enough in research?

    The dangerous cocktail in many European countries of high debt and subdued growth calls for smart f… more

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    Is economic consensus a good thing?

    The Initiative on Global Markets, based at the University of Chicago, periodically surveys a group of… more

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    Are we heading for another economic crisis?

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

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    Has China done enough to shore up its economy?

    The temptations of extrapolation are hard to resist. The trend exerts a powerful influence on markets… more

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    Why businesses need to reshape society

    The current economic and financial crisis makes it very clear that the system that we have is not… more

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    Three ways Germany can kickstart growth in Europe

    Recently, a number of positive indicators suggest that the recession in the euro area is coming to an end… more

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    Is bad news for gold good news for the global economy?

    In principle, holding gold is a form of insurance against war, financial Armageddon, and wholesale… more

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    The old economies strike back

    The impact of Abenomics on Japan’s economy is gradually beginning to be felt. Annual GDP growth in the… more

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    Do housing bubbles always cause financial crises?

    The Global Crisis sparked a vibrant debate about what factors contributed to the Crisis. One question… more

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    Lessons from the Greek crisis

    A visit to Greece leaves many vivid impressions. There are, of course, the country’s rich history… more

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    Has fiscal stimulus failed?

    Raghuram Rajan is Professor of Finance at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and the… more

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    Target growth to avoid a lost decade

    Annual Meeting 2013

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

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    2013: Crunch time for the global economy

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

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    Getting climate change back on the global agenda

    In a series of blog posts curated by the World Economic Forum’s Climate Change Initiatives, a number of… more

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    Building the United States of Europe

    Europe is facing a deep identity, social and economic crisis. Unemployment is rising, companies are… more

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    China – What I didn’t see

    Isabel de Sola is currently on leave from the Foreign Service as a Global Leadership Fellow at the World… more

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    What role will Russia play on the global stage?

    Since the beginning of the economic crisis in 2008, the term «responsible stakeholder» has… more