Conjoining the Incommensurables at the WEF Davos Forum of 2023

TRANSCEND MEMBERS, 23 Jan 2023

Anthony Judge | Laetus in Praesens – TRANSCEND Media Service

Freudian Economics Underlying Stakeholder Capitalism

The World Economic Forum is renowned for its promotion of “stakeholder capitalism”, as articulated by its founder Klaus Schwab (Stakeholder Capitalism: a global economy that works for progress, people and planet, 2021; What is stakeholder capitalism? World Economic Forum, 22 January 2021). The irony of any potential Freudian connotations is ignored.

As previously, the role of prostitutes at the Davos Forum is variously noted by the media:

Sexual harassment by wealthy men at WEF is allegedly so common that women are advised not to go out alone (Davos 2020: Claims of sexual harassment and use of sex workers during gathering, I News, 23 March 2020).

From Freudian Economics to Planetary Impalement?

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Anthony Judge is a member of the TRANSCEND Network for Peace Development Environment and mainly known for his career at the Union of International Associations (UIA), where he has been Director of Communications and Research, as well as Assistant Secretary-General. He was responsible at the UIA for the development of interlinked databases and for publications based on those databases, mainly the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential, the Yearbook of International Organizations, and the International Congress Calendar. Judge has also personally authored a collection of over 1,600 documents of relevance to governance and strategy-making. All these papers are freely available on his personal website Laetus in Praesens. Now retired from the UIA, he is continuing his research within the context of an initiative called Union of Imaginable Associations. Judge is an Australian born in Egypt, a thinker, an author, and lives in Brussels. His TMS articles may be accessed HERE. (Wikipedia)

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