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World Economic Forum on Africa 2014

Forging Inclusive Growth, Creating Jobs.  Abuja, Nigeria, 7 - 9 May 2014 

How Japan is reinventing itself

Shinzo Abe on his country’s role in the world, as Barack Obama begins his visit to Asia.

Three ways we can turn tomorrow's cities green

Otto von Troschke outlines how we can make our cities more environmentally friendly.


Video: Chinese Globalizers

Emerging Best Practices of Chinese Globalizers: Tackle the Operational Challenges identifies emerging best practices of Chinese globalizers in a new global operating model.

The future of machine intelligence

Machines may be smarter than us, but they can't do wisdom, sensitivity, judgement and tenderness, says Ian Goldin.

Sustainable patterns of growth

A. Michael Spence on why growth no longer equals job creation - and what we can do about it.

Latest reports

The Global Information Technology Report 2014

This year marks the 13th edition of the Global Information Technology Report,... more

The Global Enabling Trade Report 2014

Published every two years, the Global Enabling Trade Report assesses... more


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