The cosy corporate elite who controlled the Davos agenda

In 1975, a national delegate attending an international conference on the global economy joked: “Who do you expect will be at this conference in 100 years? France or General Motors?” Little could he imagine that just under 40 years later this question would be taken seriously. Every year, the organisers of the World Economic Forum (WEF) have to decide who to invite: France or General Motors. In 2013, neither party was invited

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