Global economic growth disappointed in 2015, and the picture for 2016 is equally gloomy. Is this the new normal, or can governments and businesses reboot growth in the future? What role will digital technologies play to counteract this trend? If all else fails, how should we adapt to this bleaker reality?
At the World Economic Forum in Davos, Quartz’s editor-in-chief and president Kevin Delaney directed a panel discussion on Jan. 21 with Irish prime minister Enda Kenny, Brazilian finance minister Nelson Henrique Barbosa-Filho, Columbia University economist and Nobel prize winner Joseph Stiglitz, and CEO of SOHO China, a property developer, Zhang Xin.