Wednesday, January 18, 2017
By Max Ehrenfreund January 17 at 6:30 PM
The Washington Post
DAVOS, Switzerland — Amid growing doubts about the future of free trade and international economic cooperation, proponents of globalization found reasons for optimism as the World Economic Forum opened Tuesday.
The specters of President-elect Donald Trump’s protectionist rhetoric and the British exit from the European Union loomed over the annual event that attracts world leaders and dignitaries to this mountain resort town to discuss the state of the global economy.
Saturday, January 25, 2014
By JACK EWING
The New York Times
Monday, January 28, 2013
Jan 28th 2013, 14:33 by M.B. | DAVOS
THE brainstorming, deal making and schmoozing is over for another year. Davos Man and Woman have come down from their Swiss mountain high and headed home, including this correspondent. What were the main memories and insights they took away from this year's World Economic Forum?
Posted: 01/27/2013 11:42 am
President and Chief Executive Officer of The
Consulting Group (BCG) Boston
As I head to
Africa after the World Economic Forum in
Davos, like most participants I am trying to distill the core insights from the
past week. Clearly, the tone of the meeting was more optimistic than last year,
with spirits buoyed by the recent upward momentum of China
and signs that the euro zone has stepped back from the brink of collapse. But
gauging the mood is one thing. Making sense of the cacophony of issues,
challenges, and opportunities is another. U.S.
Saturday, January 26, 2013
By Emma Thomasson and Alexander Smith
Sat Jan 26, 2013 12:15pm GMT Switzerland
(Reuters) - International bankers and finance ministers warned on Saturday that Europe's crisis was not over even though the euro currency is now stabilised, it will take years to overcome economic malaise and mass unemployment in