GO
Loading...

What do you think is the next big risk?

With the world becoming more interconnected, it's getting harder to anticipate and manage global risks.

In its "Global Risks 2014" risk assessment, the World Economic Forum has highlighted the gap between the rich and the poor following the world's financial crisis as the "most likely risk to cause an impact on a global scale in the next decade."

Among the other risk factors identified in its assessment, which canvassed the views of more than 700 global experts, extreme weather events and cyberattacks were also identified as most likely to cause systemic risk on a global scale.

What do you think is the next big risk? Vote in our poll and tell us what you think.

Follow us on Twitter: @CNBCWorld

Vote
Vote to see results
Total Votes:

Not a Scientific Survey. Results may not total 100% due to rounding.

Latest Special Reports

  • Financial advisors stress that now is the time for investors to get serious about year-end financial planning checkup.

  • File photo: Participants at a hacking conference in Germany

    A series of high profile cyber attacks has created huge economic opportunity as businesses look to fend off future attacks.

  • Is an active twist on passive investing the right portfolio move? An inside look at the rise of ETF strategists.