Topic : Competitiveness

  • A worker arrives at his office in the Canary Wharf business district in London Forum Article

    4 classic leadership mistakes to avoid

    One of the best things about starting my career in a big organization like the U.S. Navy was the opportunity… more

  • Women work in a cauliflower field in Kolkata Forum Article

    How can India achieve inclusive growth?

    Dr. Denis Medvedev, the World Bank Group’s Senior Country Economist, spoke at the IIM Calcutta on the… more

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    How digitally mature is your company?

    If you are like many retailers, you may secretly think you’re doing it wrong. You may think that other… more

  • Picture illustration taken in Beijing shows Chinese 100 yuan banknotes Forum Article

    How China is rebalancing its economy

    In economic policy, as in most other areas, actions speak louder than words. By cutting its benchmark… more

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    6 things you should never say in a job interview

    Believe it or not, it only takes one sentence to turn a great interview into a lost employment opportunity. … more

  • Participants from government ministries and agencies take part in the CYDER in Tokyo Forum Article

    Public sector wages: what’s the right level?

    After the Global Crisis, some European countries reduced their public sector wages to ensure fiscal… more

  • City workers cross London Bridge during the evening rush-hour in the City of London Global Agenda Councils Article

    How to make capitalism more ethical

    We live in an age of hyper-connectivity and many of the top 10 trends in the Outlook on the Global Agenda… more

  • A man shakes hands with a humanoid robot during the International Conference on Humanoid Robots in Madrid Global Agenda Councils Article

    5 questions to ask about emerging technologies

    In a few years manufacturing and resource exploitation might be highly… more

  • The Skoda Fabia car is seen in a test room exposed to high temperatures simulating the sun shining in the Skoda Auto Technological Center in Mlada Boleslav Forum Article

    Central Europe’s new economy

    The textbook example of Central Europe becoming an industrial hub for the wider EU used to be the… more

  • Members of the public use their mobile devices to take photographs of Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge at a walk about in Brisbane Forum Article

    Why we need to crowdsource creativity

    Economic growth, as we learned long ago from the works of economists like MIT’s Robert M. Solow, is… more

  • People board passenger boats as they leave ahead of the Muslim Eid al-Fitr holiday during dusk at Sadarghat in Dhaka. Forum Article

    3 steps to reduce poverty in Bangladesh

    Bangladesh has set an ambitious goal to become a middle-income country by 2021—the year it… more

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    The effects of overeducation

    Americans had accumulated more than 1 trillion dollars in student loan debt as of 31 December, 2013… more

  • An employee registers a customer for a mobile money transfer inside the Safaricom mobile phone care centre in Nairobi Forum Article

    What you need to know about Kenya’s new economic figures

    A month ago, the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) Kenya released a set of re-based and… more

  • A zoomed image of a computer monitor shows a website selling button clipart for online shops in Vienna Foundation Members Article

    Five things that make you an empowered consumer

    There is a fundamental shift taking place in our economy: we’re moving away from manufacturing… more

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    9 steps to hiring top performers

    Back in the late 80s, my search firm started offering a one-year guarantee on every candidate that was hired… more

  • Health worker is reflected in a mirror as he prepares protective equipment near Rokupa Hospital Forum Article

    What Ebola tells us about inequality

    The Ebola crisis reminds us, once again, of the downside of globalization. Not only good things –… more

  • FILE PHOTO 10NOV89 – West Berlin citizens continue their vigil atop the Berlin Wall in front of the .. Forum Article

    How Eastern Europe was transformed

    What a difference 25 years can make. In 1989, Central and Eastern Europe embarked upon a historic… more

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    Two visions for free trade in the Asia-Pacific

    The race is on between the US and China to dominate the rules-setting game for trade by being the first to… more