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Governments discuss moves on deficits

Jan 28, 2010
Government leaders are discussing deficit budgets as they continue to hash through economic issues at the World Economic Forum. Some governments are borrowing so much, it could push interest rates up and hurt recovery. Stephen Beard reports from Davos.
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Free trade criticism hurts Davos model

Jan 28, 2010
Exports and trade are a big issue this week at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Bill Radke talks to Marketplace's Stephen Beard, who is at the conference, about the significant role free trade plays at the annual event.
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Davos opens up about the new normal

Jan 27, 2010
The Carlyle Group co-founder David Rubenstein talks with Kai Ryssdal about what people are really talking about at the Davos summit -- in the discussion groups and the hallways.
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A case for renewable energy in Davos

Jan 27, 2010
Bill Radke talks to Davos attendee Bill Gross, CEO of the Pasadena Company eSolar, about his eco-initiative building solar thermal plants in China and what message he wants to share at the World Economic Forum.
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What they're really doing in Davos

Jan 27, 2010
Some of the world's most high-powered people are meeting in Davos not to make decisions, but to get to know each other and face the problems together. Steve Chiotakis gets a brief overview of Davos from Marketplace's Stephen Beard, who is at the event.
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High stakes, pressure in Davos

Jan 26, 2010
More than 2,500 people will gather for the World Economic Forum in the Swiss ski town of Davos to discuss how to fix the global economy. Stephen Beard reports on what attendees and observers can expect.
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Survey studies global government trust

Jan 26, 2010
Communications firm Edelman presents its annual "trust" survey at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Wednesday. Steve Chiotakis talks to Marketplace's Mitchell Hartman about which nations' governments have been gaining more of their citizens' trust.

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World leaders in business and politics gather in the Swiss mountain village of Davos for the 40th annnual World Economic Forum.

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