Topic : Competitiveness

  • Forum Article

    Four things not to do in an economic crisis

    Current high public debt burdens are due to three main forces: Bond-financed fiscal stimulus measures applied in… more

  • Forum Article

    Modi's promise for Indian entrepreneurs

    The recent political developments in India have set in motion a range of changes aimed at galvanizing the bureaucracy… 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

  • Forum Article

    What can two crows and a skull tell us about the economy?

    Outside my window there are three trees, two poplars and a small fruit tree. Right now, two crows are flitting from… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    The four main barriers to talent mobility in Africa

    Flexible immigration procedures are essential for skilled workers to move easily between countries and businesses… more

  • Forum Article

    Why the price of a flat in Beijing matters

    China’s real-estate sector has been a source of serious concern for several years, with soaring property prices… more

  • Forum Article

    Does entrepreneurship begin in the classroom?

    Recent research shows that start-up rates increase by as much as 20% when entrepreneurship lessons are provided in… more

  • Forum Article

    How free trade and tech will transform ASEAN

    Different languages, religions, histories and geographies have long divided countries in the Association of Southeast… more

  • Forum Article

    How can we break the Ivy League clique?

    Education is undoubtedly a critical driver of economic growth and social mobility. But efforts to expand access to… more

  • Forum Article

    Nine key insights for Europe's next decade

    As Europe slowly emerges from the worst financial and economic crisis of the past 80 years, the need to focus on… more

  • Forum Article

    How smaller businesses can help Africa thrive

    International investors, representatives of international and regional organisations, and African leaders from… more

  • Forum Article

    Europe’s top 10 most competitive economies

    The 2014 edition of the The Europe 2020 Competitiveness Report, published this week, tracks Europe’s progress on… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    India needs a total system reset

    They’re calling it a “TsuNaMo”. More than a victory for the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP), they’re calling it a… more

  • Forum Event

    Are East Asian cities ready for tomorrow’s growth?

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    21 - 23 May 2014, Metro Manila, Philippines

  • Forum Article

    How can we unleash the digital economy?

    Amid the many aspects of our lives and economies that are currently being transformed by ever-wider penetration of… more

  • Forum Article

    Is Germany’s luck about to run out?

    Germany is still the poster child of the Eurozone. The economy is growing briskly, and even the usually cautious IMF… more

  • Forum Article

    The top 10 countries for embracing IT

    Which economies are best placed to benefit from new information and communication technologies (ICTs), bridge the… more

  • Forum Article

    How can companies make the most of big data?

    Companies that take advantage of big data perform better. Yet, the vast majority of companies have not tapped into the… more