Posts tagged ‘globalization’

  • Row of 3D printers are seen during media preview for GE Garages in Washington Forum Article

    5 ways technology will disrupt business

    As I meet technology leaders in various parts of the world, it’s clear that a significant number of emerging… more

  • To match Interview CHINA-HEALTH/ Forum Event

    How can China ensure healthcare for all?

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • An employee works at a Chinese automobile factory in Hefei Forum Event

    What does innovation mean in today’s world?

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • A man talks on the phone as he surfs the internet on his laptop at a local coffee shop in downtown Shanghai Forum Event

    3 next steps for China’s mobile revolution

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • A 20 lira banknote is seen through a magnifying lens in this illustration picture taken in Istanbul Forum Article

    Could high inflation make a comeback?

    Is the era of high inflation gone forever? In a world of slow growth, high debt and tremendous distributional… more

  • People are reflected on an electronic board displaying Japan’s Nikkei average outside a brokerage in Tokyo Forum Article

    What do China and the US tell us about inequality?

    Rising income and wealth inequality in many countries around the world has been a long-term trend for three decades… more

  • A construction worker looks at Pudong financial district as he waits to cross an avenue in Shanghai Forum Article

    Why do some countries develop faster than others?

    One puzzle of the world economy is that for 200 years, the world’s rich countries grew faster than poorer countries… more

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    Five themes for the future of warfare

    The 18th-century German military strategist Carl von Clausewitz defined war as the continuation of politics by… more

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    Six megatrends that will shape the future of cities

    The coming decades will see the next wave of mass migration to cities, especially in Asia and Africa.  Megacities are… more

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    Four key facts about the Ebola crisis

    The horrific Ebola epidemic in at least four West African countries (Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Nigeria)… more

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    Why Europe and France need each other

    Europe needs a France that is proud, prosperous and able to overcome its gloomy suspicions. We need the great country… more

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    Is the internet destroying the middle classes?

    Ten years ago, the world emerged from the dot-com bust and started to look more soberly at the internet’s potential… more

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    Do trans-fat bans save lives?

    The use of artificial trans fat or partially hydrogenated oil – which is industrially produced by adding hydrogen gas… more

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    How do we get globalization right?

    Recent evidence suggests that much of the world has entered a period of low volatility in the financial markets. But… more

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    Is the US corporate tax system ripe for an overhaul?

    A growing number of American companies are seeking to move their legal headquarters abroad by acquiring or merging with… more

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    Three ways Poland can boost its digital growth

    Poland is an economy in transition, going from being efficiency-driven to innovation-driven, where the role of the… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Three key steps for the future of travel

    When Teddy Roosevelt, America's 26th president, decided to explore the Amazon 100 years ago, he spent more than a year… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    Are the BRICS starting to crumble?

    The original concept behind the BRIC acronym (which represents Brazil, Russia, India and China) was to identify the… more