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The Global Information Technology Report 2016 by the WEF

Finland, Switzerland, Sweden, Israel, Singapore, the Netherlands and the United States are leading the world when it comes to generating economic impact from investments in information and communications technologies (ICT), according to the World Economic Forum’s Global Information Technology Report 2016. The seven are all known for being early and enthusiastic adopters of ICT and …
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Out and Down: Mapping the Impact of Brexit

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has just published the report “Out and Down: Mapping the Impact of Brexit.” According to the study, leaving the EU would trigger a recession and set real GDP back by 6% by 2020. The report, which explores a post-Brexit landscape and its impact on key industrial sectors, suggests that the …
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Global Risks 2014

The World Economic Forum has just released its “Global Risks 2014” report. The study highlights how global risks are not only interconnected but also have systemic impacts. Based on a survey of the WEF’s multistakeholder communities, the report maps 31 global risks according to level of concern, likelihood and impact and interconnections among them. Ten …
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