Posts tagged ‘GDP’

  • Forum Article

    How Africa can achieve inclusive growth

    Euphoria abounds in much of Africa nowadays, and rightly so. Seven of the world’s 10 fastest-growi… more

  • Forum Article

    Why we should value the Fed’s independence

    The US Federal Reserve is battling with members of Congress over a proposed law, the Federal Reserve… more

  • Forum Article

    Is Mexico really the world’s happiest country?

    Economists have long known that GDP is an imperfect measure of well-being. In addition to… more

  • Forum Article

    Has globalization peaked?

    The common presumption is that it will spread, but I find this question not so easy to answer. Let’s say… more

  • Forum Article

    The growing disconnect between GDP and wellbeing

    The link between economic growth and human well-being seems obvious. Indeed… more

  • Forum Article

    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

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    The two Latin Americas – and an Achilles heel

    A rising tide that lifts all boats – a mighty tide that lasted more than a decade – has propelled… more

  • Forum Article

    How can Brazil escape the middle-income trap?

    One often hears that Brazil’s economy is stuck in the “middle-income trap.” Since the debt… more

  • Forum Event

    What next for the US debt ceiling crisis?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Event

    Three innovations for India’s future growth

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Article

    The global economy in 2014

    At the dawn of a new year, the world is in the midst of several epic transitions. Economic growth… more

  • Forum Article

    Which country will dominate the world economy?

    In terms of global economic leadership, the twentieth century was American, just as the nineteenth century… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    What’s the future for manufacturing?

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2013

    , Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

  • Industry Partners Article

    Europe’s digital economy needs a new foundation

    Two topics head the agenda of this week’s European Council meeting: digital economy, innovation and… more

  • Forum Event

    How can China future-proof its public finances?

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2013

    , Dalian, People’s Republic of China

  • Forum Event

    Four key challenges for China’s fiscal health

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2013

    , Dalian, People’s Republic of China

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Why cities hold the key to a nation’s competitiveness

    It is commonplace to think, as Adam Smith did, of the wealth of nations. Two centuries later, with Smith as… more

  • Forum Article

    Why are some countries richer than others?

    The Penn World Table has long been a standard data source for those interested in comparing living… more