Posts tagged 'unemployment'

  • Forum Video

    Video: Sustainable patterns of growth

    We can’t count on focusing on growth if we want to solve the unemployment problem. A. Michael Spence on why… more

  • Forum Article

    Three ways Europe can crack youth unemployment

    Italy’s new prime minister, Matteo Renzi, wants to attack high youth unemployment by cutting taxes on labor. There is… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    A plea from the unemployed of tomorrow

    Today’s youth are the most interconnected, independent and vocal generation thanks to the almost ubiquitous… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    Can German apprenticeships fix Spain’s youth job crisis?

    German-style apprenticeships are touted as a solution to widespread youth unemployment in Spain and other southern… more

  • Forum Article

    Book review: The Economy of You

    A statistic from this year’s World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos is that 300 million, or nearly 1 in 4… more

  • Forum Event

    Business must help young people to find jobs

    Annual Meeting 2014

    22 - 25 Jan 2014, Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Event

    What lies ahead for the economy in 2014?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    22 - 25 Jan 2014, Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Event

    The role of business in the global recovery

    Annual Meeting 2014

    22 - 25 Jan 2014, Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Article

    Top 10 risks for the decade ahead

    What are the top 10 risks that the world will face in the decade to come, and what can be done about them? The Global… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    Q&A: What is the future of welfare?

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2013

    18 - 20 Nov 2013, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    The five myths that are hurting entrepreneurship

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2013

    18 - 20 Nov 2013, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    The entrepreneurship answer to youth unemployment

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2013

    18 - 20 Nov 2013, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Whose job is it to crack the unemployment crisis?

    The world has finally woken up to the problem of persistent structural unemployment. There is now a widespread… more

  • Forum Article

    Will wealth taxes work?

    Should advanced countries implement wealth taxes as a means of stabilizing and reducing public debt over the medium… more

  • Young Global Leaders Video

    Video: how to help women get back into the workforce

    If we have a work place culture of greater flexibility, we’ll be able to tap the potential of more women…this is… more

  • Forum Article

    Five years in limbo

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

  • Forum Video

    An inventive way to tackle unemployment

    From cars to personal computers, “disruptive innovations” have created jobs on a huge scale – but in… more

  • Global Shapers Video

    How young people are redefining democracy in El Salvador

    The ideas to improve the country will come from the communities, from the young, from the women. Find out how the… more