The World Economic Forum says in some countries, women's status is declining, and global gender parity is 131 years away.
The mood at the World Economic Forum was warmed by optimism about the global economy, says The Economist's Patrick Foulis.
Zanny Minton Beddoes, editor of The Economist, says the World Economic Forum's elite attendees will talk far-ranging issues like climate and inflation.
That's a significant increase from the pre-pandemic estimate of 100 years. The pandemic worsened existing political, economic, educational and health inequalities between men and women.
The World Economic Forum says there could be 36% more delivery vehicles on the roads over the next decade.
The president will attend the annual World Economic Forum in Switzerland this week. His appearance is a rarity. He’ll become the only sitting U.S. president to go there in almost two decades and will deliver the closing speech at this year’s gathering of heads of state and business leaders. Will Trump be a breath of […]
MIT economics professor John Van Reenen discusses the 2018 meeting in Davos.
Business and political leaders descend on the Swiss Alpine resort of Davos this week for the latest annual World Economic Forum. They do so against a backdrop of rising populism, and opposition to some of things that Davos has promoted, like globalization. Some critics have attacked the event itself as elitist and blamed it for […]
Experts gather in Rwanda's capital to discuss how tech can spur Africa's economy.