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Men walk past the official logo of the World Economic Forum (WEF) inside the Congress Hall at the Swiss Alpine resort of Davos January 21, 2013. The annual World Economic Forum will be held from January 23 to 27. REUTERS/Pascal Lauener

Men walk past the official logo of the World Economic Forum (WEF) inside the Congress Hall at the Swiss Alpine resort of Davos January 21, 2013. The annual World Economic Forum will be held from January 23 to 27. REUTERS/Pascal Lauener

Men walk past the official logo of the World Economic Forum (WEF) inside the Congress Hall at the Swiss Alpine resort of Davos January 21, 2013. The annual World Economic Forum will be held from January 23 to 27. REUTERS/Pascal Lauener
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A general view of the city of Davos, the Congress Hall venue of the World Economic Forum (WEF) January 21, 2013. The annual WEF will be held from January 23 to 27, 2013 in Davos. REUTERS/Pascal Lauener

A general view of the city of Davos, the Congress Hall venue of the World Economic Forum (WEF) January 21, 2013. The annual WEF will be held from January 23 to 27, 2013 in Davos. REUTERS/Pascal Lauener

A general view of the city of Davos, the Congress Hall venue of the World Economic Forum (WEF) January 21, 2013. The annual WEF will be held from January 23 to 27, 2013 in Davos. REUTERS/Pascal Lauener
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