World Economic Forum Event; Global Risk Report 2008


The World Economic Forum released today its latest report, Global Risks 2008. The report highlights the need for new thinking and concerted action in a number of problem areas. It expresses fears that the current liquidity crunch will spark a US recession in the next 12 months and calls for new thinking on systemic financial risk in response to the revolution in financial markets over the last two decades.

Location: Global
Date: 09 Jan 2008, 10:00 - 11:00 (Global local time)