Economic Progress

Davos 1973 to Davos 2020: How the world economy has changed

Taking a closer look: The economy has been transformed since this Davos participant was photographed in 1973

John Letzing

Digital Editor, Strategic Intelligence, World Economic Forum

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Ethical companies are on the rise Image: Data courtesy of B Lab Inc
US Dow Jones share index in 1970 Image: Data courtesy of S&P Dow Jones Indices
US Dow Jones share index in 2019 Image: Data courtesy of S&P Dow Jones Indices
China's corporate sway has increased rapidly Image: Data courtesy of PwC
The corporate sector in emerging markets has also increased markedly Image: Data courtesy of PwC
Singapore's population in 1970 Image: Data courtesy of Migration Policy Institute
Singapore's population in 2010 Image: Data courtesy of Migration Policy Institute
Argentina is one of many countries experiencing an increase in inequality Image: Data courtesy of OECD
Rich countries like Great Britain have experiences broader economy... Image: Data courtesy of OECD
The world's biggest economy is struggling with inequality Image: Data courtesy of OECD

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