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Participants in the World Economic Forum's annual meeting gather Wedneday in Davos, Switzerland.

The true biography of 'Davos Man'

Jan 21, 2015
Both epithet and symbol, "Davos Man" personifies global elite at economic forum.
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Secretary of State John Kerry delivers a speech at last year's World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

Resurgent U.S. economy to star at global summit

Jan 19, 2015
Is U.S. "the single engine" driving world economy or winning a "least ugly contest"?
Posted In: Davos, US economy, World Economic Forum
The scene at the opening of the 2014 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

Economic schmooze-fest in the Alps just got pricier

Jan 15, 2015
Swiss franc's good fortune makes World Economic Forum a lot more expensive for Americans.
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A bright new day at the World Economic Forum

Jan 22, 2014
The World Economic Forum, the winter gathering of the powerful, kicks off today in the Alpine town of Davos, Switzerland.
Posted In: World Economic Forum, Davos, Shinzo Abe

The Davos World Economic Forum: A lot of 'hot air'?

Jan 21, 2014
The World Economic Forum opens tomorrow in Davos, Switzerland. The big-name event draws reverent commentary-- and "a lot of bloviating"
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Stressed out by the Davos World Economic Forum?

Jan 21, 2014
Try meditating with Goldie Hawn.
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Inequality on the docket at World Economic Forum in Davos

Jan 21, 2014
The annual meeting of the World Economic Forum kicks off this week, in Davos, Switzerland. This year, one of the items on the agenda is inequality.
Posted In: Davos, inequality, World Economic Forum

Humming the happy music in Davos

Jan 28, 2013
Economists and business leaders gathered at the World Economic Forum in Davos share notes of optimism. Many say the event was the most upbeat economic gathering in the Swiss ski resort since the financial crisis began in 2007.
Posted In: Davos, World Economic Forum

Technology at Davos; Telemedicine in the smartphone age

Jan 23, 2013
At the 43rd annual World Economic Forum in Davos, global leaders are meeting to discuss more than just business and politics. Technology is also on the agenda this year. And telemedicine -- providing medical care over the internet -- takes off in the smartphone age.
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Davos Economic Forum draws powerful and skeptical

Jan 23, 2013
As the world's political and business elite gather for the annual economic forum in Davos, Switzerland, some skeptics question the value of the event.
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