Summit Notebook

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Watch: Why Dominic Barton worries about inflation

By Reuters Staff
March 1, 2011

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How to create a new industry

February 28, 2011

Last week, President Obama went to Cleveland to meet with small business owners to hear about their successes and setbacks. One of the prominent themes of that meeting was innovation. In his closing remarks from the forum, Obama cited multiple examples of innovation in companies he sees moving the economy forward, such as Ashlawn Energy, a company that Obama says is "poised to manufacture a next-generation energy storage system in Painesville [Ohio] that will improve efficiency."

from Newsmaker:

Meet Klaus Kleinfeld

February 24, 2011

GERMANY/ On March 1, Alcoa CEO Klaus Kleinfeld sits down with Global Editor-at-large Chrystia Freeland as part of our Thomson Reuters Newsmaker event "Thriving in the New Global Economy."

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Dominic Barton 101

February 23, 2011

On March 1, Reuters Global Editor-at-large Chrystia Freeland sits down with McKinsey & Company Global Managing Director Dominic Barton. In anticipation of the event, here's some helpful background on Barton and McKinsey:

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Dominic Barton on China and inflation

By Reuters Staff
February 17, 2011

Dominic Barton of McKinsey & Co. stopped by the set of Chrystia's Davos TV show in late January to discuss the global economy along with Richard Haass of the Council on Foreign Relations and Bob Shiller of Yale University. Hear why Barton's worried about inflation in emerging markets, why the U.S. should be pitching China's sovereign wealth fund on infrastructure projects in America and where is the "Florida of China":

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Is the U.S. facing a productivity crisis?

February 16, 2011

Mercedes2.jpgGenerations of Americans have clocked in to work each morning confident that their daily toils would afford them a better standard of living than their parents. But that central promise of the American dream may now be under threat.

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Thriving in the new global economy

By Reuters Staff
February 16, 2011

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Our next Thomson Reuters Newsmaker -- "Thriving in the New Global Economy" -- with Dominic Barton of McKinsey is coming up on Tuesday, March 1.