Posts tagged ‘economy’

  • A woman pushes a pram along the embankment in the Black Sea resort town of Alushta Forum Article

    What matters more: GDP or happiness?

    Since 1990, GDP per person in China has doubled and then redoubled. With average incomes multiplying… more

  • A man walks through a street in Tokyo’s Shinjuku district Forum Article

    Goodbye advertising, hello attention economy

    Advertising has changed a lot, but one thing has not changed. Advertising has always been about… more

  • A participant interacts with The Beam at the Annual Meeting of the New Champions in Tianjin, China 2014 Forum Article

    19 must-read stories from our China meeting

    1. My grandmother’s feet were bound, but she still sent her daughters to university. Tian Wei on closing… more

  • Cranes rise above towers in what will be the Yujiapu financial center in Tianjin's Binhai new area Forum Article

    10 things to know about our meeting in China

    Next week, China's premier, Li Keqiang, will open the eighth Annual Meeting of the New Champions in… more

  • A general view of centre Tianjin taken from Tianjin World Financial Center Forum Event

    10 trends for the future of China’s economy

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Forum Article

    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

  • Forum Article

    Global income since the fall of the Berlin Wall

    The period between the fall of the Berlin Wall and the Great Recession saw… more

  • Forum Event

    Why foreign investment in Vietnam is booming

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    , Metro Manila, Philippines

  • Forum Article

    The two things India can learn from China

    In an impressive exercise in democracy, 550 million eligible voters participated in India’s 16th… more

  • Young Global Leaders Event

    The circular economy can help East Asia thrive

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    , Metro Manila, Philippines

  • Forum Article

    Five key facts for the future of India’s economy

    India’s incoming prime minister, Narendra Modi, has promised to turn his… more

  • Young Global Leaders Event

    Why the Philippines needs a creative economy

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    , Metro Manila, Philippines

  • Forum Article

    Leadership in the age of technology

    Professor Klaus Schwab is Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum. It would… more

  • Forum Article

    The long-term challenges for Ukraine’s economic future

    In politics, short-term considerations often trump the long-term imperative. Even more so in times of… more

  • Forum Article

    Taming the China bears

    The market is always in search of a story, and investors, it seems, think they have found a new one this… more

  • Forum Article

    The surprising chasm within emerging economies

    When researchers at the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) recently dug into the details of Mexico’s lagging… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    We need a new way to value assets

    Since the onset of the global financial crisis more than five years ago, policy-makers have had their… more

  • Forum Article

    Why America must not turn its back on the world

    This week, the US Congress again failed to approve a modest appropriation that would… more