Tag: Davos

Liz Bolshaw

In Thomas Mann’s novel, The Magic Mountain, Hans Castorp finds it impossible to leave a claustrophobic tuberculosis sanatorium in Davos. How will women attendees at this year’s World Economic Forum react to the Swiss mountain resort’s charms and challenges? (more…)

Andrew Hill

Davos has struggled to shake its alpha-male image, despite its best efforts. Fewer than a fifth of leaders present last year were women.

Hence the flurry of interest in the World Economic Forum’s efforts to increase the number of women attending this year’s conference by insisting on quotas. (more…)

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