Klaus Schwab

Klaus Schwab is founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum.

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We have no choice but to take risks in this fractured world

As the Fourth Industrial Revolution continues to reshape the global political economy, many are grasping for ideas about how to effect positive systemic change.

December 28, 2017

Leading Mideast into the future

New technologies are emerging so rapidly that societies in the Middle East are now having trouble coping with their impact.

October 13, 2016

Another industrial revolution

Of the myriad challenges the world faces today, perhaps the most overwhelming is how to shape the Fourth Industrial Revolution that began at the turn of the century.

January 12, 2016

Keeping pace with change

The world needs to stop looking backward. Since the 2008 financial crisis, we have wasted far too much energy trying to return to the days of rapid economic expansion.

February 21, 2015