(FILES) This file photo taken on January 20, 2017 shows a sign of the World Economic Forum on the closing day of the forum, in Davos. AFP / FABRICE COFFRINI
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A survey by the World Economic Forum finds that more than nine in 10 experts are worried about worsening economic or political confrontation between world powers, amid a trend toward "charismatic strongman politics".Its Global Risks Report released Wednesday is based on a survey of nearly 1,000 experts and decision-makers from business, academia and other fields about 30 risks over a 10-year horizon.It also said "identity politics" could fan geopolitical and domestic risks.The WEF risk report is expected to foment discussion in some of the 400 panel talks next week in the Swiss Alpine town of Davos.
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