Posts tagged ‘government’

  • austeritynotworking Forum Article

    Can we measure the benefits of government spending?

    G20 leaders have put growth and employment at the centre of the global agenda. To spur collective… more

  • Pro-independence citizens hold up giant letters reading “We are ready, Independence” during the final meeting before the 9N consultation, in Barcelona Forum Article

    Where next for Catalonia?

    Catalans have voted for independence in a referendum that holds no official sway but has enormous… more

  • Employees walk in front of a pyramid-shaped building at the Infosys campus in the Electronic City area of Bangalore Forum Article

    Why India’s future depends on entrepreneurs

    At the same time as India is applauded for its vibrant democracy, it is derided for its lost… more

  • A labourer works at the construction of a residential complex at Noida Forum Article

    5 ways India can overcome its infrastructure challenges

    India needs infrastructure. From the moment you set foot in the… more

  • eu-flag1-628×330 Forum Article

    Should the ECB buy government bonds?

    In the summer of 2012, European Central Bank President Mario Draghi pledged to do “whatever it takes”… more

  • Soldiers guard the Yemeni Parliament building during a board meeting on government’s plan of national reconciliation in Sanaa Forum Article

    5 lessons for Yemen’s new government

    Since the signing of the GCC supported agreement that ended the political crisis in 2011, Yemen embarked on… more

  • The sunrise is seen behind lower Manhattan during the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center, from Jersey City, New Jersey Forum Article

    A quiet transformation in climate change

    It is estimated that the impact of climate change already reduces global GDP by 1.6% every year… more

  • People practice yoga in Times Square as part of a Summer Solstice celebration in New York Forum Article

    How we can all build a healthier future

    We are at a seismic moment in two major ways: how nations care for their citizens’ health and how… more

  • Forum Video

    Video: Where are the European Googles?

    A big question from the past 20 years is: where are the European Googles? Why are all the funky… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    How can governments use technology to restore trust?

    Every year used to bring the dreaded thump on the doorstep of a lengthy tax form to return. Nowadays… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Video

    What will government look like in 2050?

    Ambrogio Lorenzetti’s painting Allegory of Good and Bad Government (1337-1339) covers three walls of the… more

  • Forum Article

    Why we need a new kind of capitalism

    Winston Churchill famously observed that democracy is the worst form of… more

  • Global Shapers Event

    Four ways to unleash Indonesia’s people power

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    , Metro Manila, Philippines

  • Forum Event

    Who’s coming to the World Economic Forum on Africa?

    World Economic Forum on Africa 2014

    , Abuja, Nigeria

  • Forum Article

    The emerging world’s inequality time bomb

    Oxfam’s recent estimate that 85 multibillionaires have accumulated fortunes greater than the wealth of… more

  • Forum Event

    Davos 2014 in photographs

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Article

    Best of 2013: Video highlights

    The World Economic Forum's videos capture highlights from our Annual Meeting in Davos and other events… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Don’t give up on the power of governments

    A recent survey by the World Economic Forum’s Network of Global Agenda Councils rated government… more