Posts tagged ‘Economic Growth’

  • Euro sculpture is partially reflected in a puddle in front of the headquarters of the ECB headquarters in Frankfurt Forum Article

    What’s the right size for the financial sector?

    The recent global financial crisis has made us rethink the contribution of the financial sector to the… more

  • Apprentice Tanja Wollerstorfer works at FACC in Ried im Innkreis Forum Video

    10 ways countries can improve their competitiveness

    For more than 30 years the World Economic Forum has studied and benchmarked competitiveness… more

  • A crew works on the roof of the newly constructed United States Institute of Peace in Washington Forum Article

    Reforms we need to tackle inequality

    The reception in the United States, and in other advanced economies, of Thomas Piketty’s recent… more

  • Boeing 787 Dreamliner under construction is pictured at the Boeing facility in Everett Forum Video

    Why US competitiveness is on the rise

    For an economist whose job it is to measure countries’ success (or otherwise) in laying the… more

  • A fisherman waits for a catch in front of the beach of Copacabana in Rio de Janeiro Forum Video

    Top 10 most competitive economies in Latin America and the Caribbean

    According to the latest World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness Report, in order to keep up the… more

  • Photo illustration shows USB device being plugged into a laptop computer in Berlin Forum Article

    How technology is beating corruption

    Good governance is critical for all countries around the world today. When it doesn’t exist, many… more

  • A worker handles stock of medicine in the Pharmacie de la Sante Publique (Public Health Medicine) warehouse in Abidjan Forum Article

    The secret weapon in the fight against counterfeit drugs

    Millions of people die each year from infectious diseases like malaria, TB, HIV and… more

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    Why Africa needs more humanitarian action

    Africa is changing dramatically – and so are outsiders’ attitudes toward it, with the US finally… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    How Buenos Aires plans to become a modern city

    Buenos Aires, the second largest city in South America, is a metropolis of more than… more

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    Why Africa needs a data revolution

    Since the term “data revolution” was introduced, there has been a flurry of activity to define… more

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    The economic threat of weak global governance

    This month – the centenary of the outbreak of World War I – is an opportune time to reflect on big… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    A better future for Guatemala’s indigenous people

    Latin America is a region filled with beautiful landscapes, wildlife and vegetation. The region’s… more

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    Three ways Europe can restore growth

    Many Europeans have come to believe that they have weathered the economic and financial storm. In the… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    Three key steps to making schools safe in Nigeria

    Boko Haram should not be allowed to succeed in preventing Nigerian girls from… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Europe’s voters are lashing out at domestic politics, not the EU

    Most post-election commentary has concentrated on the “shocking” surge of anti-establishment, mostly… more

  • Forum Event

    The future of healthcare in East Asia

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    , Metro Manila, Philippines

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    Four overlooked factors behind Africa’s economic success

    World Economic Forum on Africa 2014

    , Abuja, Nigeria

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    How should we measure economic progress?

    Slowly but surely, the debate about the nature of economic growth is entering a new phase. The emerging… more