Posts Tagged ‘davos’

Buy American: The Ghost Haunting Davos

A couple of days ago I posted my thoughts on the “Buy American” provisions of the fiscal stimulus bill. A fair amount has been written since but none better than Ambrose Evans-Pritchard’s dispatch today from Davos. If you have any interest at all in this subject then it’s a must read. There are two central […]

Davos Delegates Pinpoint Sex As A Contributor To The Financial Crisis

Finally something from Davos that’s useful. Delegates suggested that the problems we’ve run into with our financial services sector were caused by too few women at the top of the management pyramid. Something about women being more risk averse. Could hypoxia be responsible for insights like this? more: here