Tag Archive | global networked economy

Leading the Social Enterprise – Reinvent with a Human Focus

Leading the Social Enterprise - Reinvent with a Human Focus

Intensifying economic, social, and political issues are challenging organizations to reinvent themselves as social enterprises, engaging with stakeholders and cultivating performance in a human way.

via Deloitte Trends

Digital Economy Reached 6.9 Percent of U.S. GDP

Digital Economy Reached 6.9 Percent of U.S. GDP

The American digital economy accounted for 6.9 percent of the U.S. gross domestic product (GDP), or $1.35 trillion, in 2017, according to a new batch of statistics. The digital economy also supported 5.1 million jobs in 2017.

via Bureau of Economic Analysis

How Global Economic Growth will Evolve in 2019

How Global Economic Growth will Evolve in 2019

The European Union and the United States combined for 51.5% of global productivity in 1980, but they now account for 31% of the total economic mix. Similarly, Latin America and MENA regions are seeing similar decreases in their share of the economic pie.

via World Economic Forum

Leading Nations Envision Skills for the Future

Leading Nations Envision Skills for the Future

Finland is the world leader at the provision of future skills education, according to the Worldwide Educating for the Future Index (WEFFI), which is now in its second year, closely followed by Switzerland.

via World Economic Forum

Global Economic Growth: The Latest Outlook

Global Economic Growth: The Latest Outlook

The OECD forecast in its interim outlook report that the world economy would grow 3.3 percent in 2019 and 3.4 percent in 2020. Those forecasts represented cuts of 0.2 percentage points for 2019 and 0.1 percentage points for 2020.

via World Economic Forum

China Greater Bay Area Economic Development

China Greater Bay Area Economic Development

“Now the Chinese government has outlined its plans to unite what it calls the Greater Bay Area into a giant megalopolis, and transform it into a high-tech center that could rival California’s Silicon Valley and Japan’s Tokyo Bay.”

via World Economic Forum

The World’s Best Cities Ranking for Technology

The World's Best Cities Ranking for Technology

Venture capital investment hotspots, tech cities are outperforming other global centers. GDP in the ‘Savills’ 30’ is set to rise by 36 percent in the next decade, compared to just 19 percent across other developed cities.

via World Economic Forum