Posts tagged ‘politics’

  • Birds fly during sunrise in Gaza Forum Article

    3 narratives shaping the Middle East

    Three distinct timelines are shaping developments in the Middle East: the short-term timeline of daily… more

  • Forum Article

    Five things you need to lead Europe

    The next six months are an opportunity for Europe to discuss what qualities it wants in its institutional… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Democracy and division in the Arab world

    Tensions in Iraq may be dominating the headlines, but there are complex patterns of… 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

    Five reasons not to be pessimistic about the world

    When it comes to geopolitics, there is always a market for gloom. Business has been booming in this respect… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Europe’s voters are lashing out at domestic politics, not the EU

    Most post-election commentary has concentrated on the “shocking” surge of anti-establishment, mostly… more

  • Forum Video

    Video: The power of participation

    “People entertain themselves online, educate themselves online. They shop, work, bank, date, borrow… more

  • Forum Article

    What’s at stake in India’s elections?

    As India prepares for national elections in a few weeks, the key political issues are crony capitalism… more

  • Forum Event

    2050: What if cities ruled the world?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Event

    Press conference: All you need to know about Davos 2014

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Article

    Book Review – The Bet: Paul Ehrlich, Julian Simon, and Our...

    The 60s was a decade of social revolution and cold war: of first world prosperity and third world… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Are human rights and religion compatible?

    In most Western societies the political language is that of liberalism, and the individual is at the… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Are party politics stalling economic growth?

    Here at the Global Agenda Councils in Abu Dhabi, I took part in a discussion on economic policy today… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    Q&A: Is the digital revolution transforming politics?

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2013

    , Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    2014: The year geopolitics bites back

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2013

    , Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    What is America’s future role in the world?

    By most reasonable measures, reports of America’s declining power relative to the rest of the world have… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    The promise and pitfalls of global collaboration

    As executives, politicians and leading thinkers gather in Abu Dhabi for the World Economic Forum’s Summit… more

  • Forum Article

    The battle over the US budget is the wrong fight

    This month Washington is consumed by the impasse over reopening the government and raising the debt… more