Impact of climate change on GDP
Innovation and cooperation are going to be the key to transforming the global economy in the decades to come, that was the message from the final panel at the World Economic Forum in Davos chaired by Christine Lagarde. How seriously is The World Bank taking climate change?
The state of US/China relations
One of the big themes at Davos is the relations between the US and China. Gideon Rachman, Financial Times, talks us through the shift of the power from the west to the east. For more details on Easternisation click here.
Is robotics a threat to jobs?
Technology and innovation have been a big theme at Davos. Carl Vause, CEO of Soft Robotics, explains how they bring human handling dexterity to standard industrial robots, where they see robotics adding the most value and the issue of intellectual property rights.
What is the World Economic Forum?
What is the World Economic Forum all about? Oliver Cann, their Head of Strategic Communications, joins Mark Colegate to offer an insight into the themes of the 2019 event, and explain how they measure their success as they enter the 49th year of existence.
Will the US’ $22 trillion debt become a...
The short-term outlook appears to be positive for the US with Brian Moynihan, CEO of Bank of America Merrill Lynch, saying they are looking at GDP growth of 2.5% this year. With such a large debt however, there are potential clouds on the horizon in the long-term.
One Fed rate hike in 2019 likely
What will be dominating the business pages this week? Asset TV Investor caught up with Simon French to find out.