Values to Guide Economies
The crisis of 2008 was not only an economic one, it was also a crisis of values. Caused by rampant self-interest and an obsession with profit maximization, we witnessed the near-collapse of the international financial system. In the hope of righting these wrongs, the motto of the Global Economic Symposium 2015 was “Values to Guide Economies”. We have spoken with two GES guests, who have clear ideas on how to establish new values in the world economy.