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Three reasons to believe in impact investing

A new kind of inequality is emerging in modern society between individuals and businesses who incorporate socially responsible investing into their work, and those who don’t. 

The global economic update

What is the prognosis for the global economy as we approach 2015?

Science and technology

A range of views on how the latest breakthroughs will change industries and societies.


An Insight, An Idea with Yao Chen

A conversation with actress and “Weibo queen” Yao Chen on the growing power of social media.

An Insight, An Idea with Yao Ming

What role does sport play in building healthy societies? A conversation with China's basketball legend Yao Ming.

The New Climate Context

At a key time for climate negotiations, how can we best work together to tackle the common threat of climate change?

Latest reports

The Global Competitiveness Report 2014 - 2015

The Global Competitiveness Report 2014-2015 looks at the... more


10 - 12 Sep 14
Tianjin, People's Republic of China