We know that they are changing fast, but we have little idea of where the winds are blowing and how the times will be. So Nomisma has asked prominent experts from around the world to identify major trends that will shape the global agenda in 2017. Will debt dynamics prove unsustainable and precipitate a new crisis? What can be done to reignite growth in productivity and living standards? What about the future of jobs and the jobs of the future? Which topics will dominate the political agenda in key geographies in the industrial world and emerging economies?