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4 ways to make housing more affordable

Providing affordable housing is a growing challenge in developing economies. Jonathan Woetzel and Charles S Laven ask what can be done to solve the problem.

How should CEOs be paid?

It's not just the level of pay, it's whether incentives work for the long-term benefit of companies and societies, argues LSE's Professor Alex Edmans.

Our experts on the top trends for 2015

Al Gore on the most important challenges the world will face in 2015.

Videos

The Network of Global Agenda Councils

An introduction to the Network of Global Agenda Councils.

Opening of the Summit in Dubai

Watch the opening plenary of our Summit on the Global Agenda in Dubai, November 9-11.

Cities of the Future

What are the key challenges in building urban centres that are economically, socially and politically sustainable?

Latest reports

Direct Investing by Institutional Investors: Implications for Investors and Policy-Makers

Direct Investing by Institutional Investors: Implications for Investors and... more

The Global Gender Gap Report 2014

The Global Gender Gap Report 2014 benchmarks national gender gaps of 142... more

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