money troubles

The World Economic Forum convened more than 700 international experts in Dubai in November to discus the world agenda for 2009.

Among them were more than 120 leading experts in environment, sustainability and human security.

Their conclusions were startling: we face an economic security problem that is deeper, more fundamental, more complex and much more systemic than the financial crisis; 2008 could merely be the precursor to a perfect economic storm, the like of which we have never seen before.

The Age (Australia), 19 Jan 2009 – screen copy held by this website

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