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By: Erwann Michel-Kerjan, executive director of the Wharton School's Risk Management Center
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A key theme at Davos was competitiveness between the US and Europe. And it was calibrated on one axis: energy, says Dan Yergin.
The under-representation of women at this year's World Economic Forum in Davos has been one of the more obvious elephants in the room.
Lord Turner, the former head of UK banking watchdog, has sparked controversy by warning taxpayer money will still need to be used to fund bank bailouts across Europe.
Most of the talk at Davos focuses on what happens outside the doors of the World Economic Forum. CNBC'S Jeff Cox fears he spent too much time inside.
Governments should be looking to cut taxes as a fragile euro zone recovery begins to take hold, the president of the ECB tells Davos delegates.
Foreign investment in Mexico doubled last year to $28 billion thanks to wide-ranging reforms to the economy. Up next: privatizing the energy industry.
Despite the United States' boom in oil production, the world is still dependent on the Middle East for oil and gas reserves.
Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel, has "zero confidence" in Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's ability to seal a nuclear deal.
European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso has told CNBC that although Europe's economy has turned the corner, it is not yet out of crisis.
Edward Snowden, the contractor at the center of the NSA controversy, deserves credit for starting a debate, Eric Schmidt told CNBC on Friday.
The Goldman Sachs CEO also says the U.S. economy won't exceed the high side of expectations because the bar has been risen.
Sir Richard Branson says there will be a global currency—whether its bitcoin or something else—that will "take on Jamie Dimon and the other banks."
Business and political opinion-makers made the most of the third and final day of business at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
Russia's economy is growing too slowly, the country's deputy minister of economic development admitted to CNBC on Friday.
Stopping overpopulation is one way the dangers of climate change can be mitigated, according to two of the most prominent believers in global warming.
Larry Summers, the former U.S. Treasury Secretary and Harvard President, thinks the U.S. economic recovery is disappointing.
Everyone in Britain under the age of 55 should be entitled to £10,000 ($14,127) from the government, a leading think tank has proposed.
President Donald Trump deserved to be congratulated for the recent changes to the U.S. tax system, according to Siemens CEO Joe Kaeser.
"I started speaking out when I was 11 years old and I had no idea if my voice can have an impact or not," the activist said.
Klaus Regling, managing director of the European Stability Mechanism, says the strategy implemented by the European Union is "showing positive results."
Discussing health-care reform, innovation and America's energy future from Davos, Switzerland, with Gov. Rick Perry, R-Texas. For the world to continue to grow, Saudi Arabia needs to be a major player, Perry says.
Bill English, New Zealand's deputy prime minister and finance minister, says the country is doing well because of tax and public sector reforms.
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Robotics firm Engineered Arts is less worried about robots replacing jobs than finding skilled workers in an increasingly automated economy.
“The country may be one of the biggest ‘black swans’ of political risk in 2018,” EIU's Agathe Demarais said in a report.