WEF global risks report 2013

The World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report examines key global risks such as the effect of economic weakness on environmental challenges, wealth gaps and unsustainable government debt. It also highlights emerging concerns such as geoengineering and brain-altering technologies.

The report is based on a survey of over 1,000 experts from industry, government and academia. Respondents are aged between 19 and 79, from more than 100 countries.