Posts tagged ‘GDP’

  • A general view shows the Moscow International Business Center and the Mercury City Tower (R) after a ceremony to present it as Europe’s tallest skyscraper in Moscow Forum Article

    How Russia can boost growth

    For 2014, we project that Russia’s economy will grow at an estimated 0.3-0.5 percent. This is the lowest… more

  • Pedestrians walk inside a train station in Tokyo Forum Article

    How can we move beyond GDP?

    The day is not far off when the economic problem will take the back seat where it belongs, and the arena… more

  • 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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    The growing disconnect between GDP and wellbeing

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

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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

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    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

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    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

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    What next for the US debt ceiling crisis?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

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    Three innovations for India’s future growth

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    How can China future-proof its public finances?

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2013

    , Dalian, People’s Republic of China