Posts tagged ‘markets’

  • U.S. flags and the Chrysler Building are reflected in a window during the Independence Day holiday weekend in New York City Global Growth Companies Article

    Who are America’s 12 new Global Growth Companies?

    The World Economic Forum has announced its selection of Global Growth… more

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    Are capital controls a magic bullet?

    Capital controls are back. The International Monetary Fund has softened its earlier… more

  • Young Global Leaders Event

    Why Globalization doesn’t need the West

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    , Metro Manila, Philippines

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    Why we should worry about the ‘carbon bubble’

    Two years ago, Carbon Tracker’s Unburnable Carbon report captured the attention of the global financial… more

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    New Growth Models: Why bigger isn’t always better

    Since the 2008 financial crisis threw the world economy into a tailspin, there has been much talk about the… more

  • Forum Article

    Five years in limbo

    When the US investment bank Lehman Brothers collapsed in 2008, triggering the worst global financial… more

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    Five years on from the financial crisis, what has changed?

    Five years after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, the Forum:Blog will be publishing a number of personal… more

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    Learning the lessons of the financial crisis

    Five years after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, the Forum:Blog will be publishing a number of personal… more

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    Should emerging markets fix their exchange rates?

    According to the IMF, the last decade has seen a number of countries actively managing their exchange rates… more

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    Battling corruption with collective action

    With the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) set to expire in 2015, the United Nations is undertaking… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    Kinder capitalism: an idea worth pondering

    I was very fortunate to meet Nobel Peace Prize winner Mohammed Yunus at the World Economic Forum Annual… more

  • Global Shapers Article

    The crisis of legitimacy and representation

    The ongoing spat between the cyber community and the United Nation’s International… more

  • Forum Article

    The business case for fighting corruption

    With countries under pressure to create growth and jobs, especially for the young generation just… more

  • Forum Article

    The heart of the US election

    A real debate is emerging in America’s presidential election campaign. It is superficially about health… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Do policy-makers run the risk of underestimating trade?

    In a series of three blog posts, Peter Draper, vice-chair of the Global Agenda Council on Trade, examines… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Can the WTO still change the rules of trade?

    In a series of three blog posts, Peter Draper, vice-chair of the Global Agenda Council on Trade, examines… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    What’s so bad about protectionism?

    A recent report by the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Trade explores global value… more

  • Forum Video

    Ideas for change: your environmental handprint

    The biggest challenge facing those seeking to achieve environmental sustainability through behavioural… more