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Plagues and the Paradox of Progress

(Un) healthy world

Issue 87 - summer 2020
Covid-19 influences world events enormously. Thomas Bollyky, health expert at the ... explains how epidemics and parasites have plagued and shaped people and states in the past.

The World - A Brief Introduction

Understand the world

Issue 87 - summer 2020
The corona crisis impressively shows global networking. Richard Haass, a former American top diplomat, wants to counter possible confusion with his new work and to create a "global ...

The paradox of prosperity

Create markets

Issue 86 - spring 2020
At the beginning of 2020, the renowned Harvard professor Clayton M. Christensen died who, as a pioneer in innovation management, shaped the concept of "disruptive innovation". In his last ...

Making futures

African success

Issue 86 - spring 2020
17 young African entrepreneurs from 14 countries are the focus of the book by Sangu Delle, a 32-year-old entrepreneur from Ghana. Delle presents innovative start-ups and ...

No company has yet broken down in terms of profit

The profit counts

Issue 86 - spring 2020
Hermann Simon, discoverer of the “hidden champions”, the little-known world market leader, is probably one of the most renowned management thinkers. The message of his new book is quickly on ...

Making China Modern

How China ticks

Issue 86 - spring 2020
If you want to understand China's appearance in the world and learn to assess the risks of its global presence, you first have to get to grips with the history of ...

The black swan

The unexpected

Issue 86 - spring 2020
Black swans are found in nature, but this is extremely rare. Similarly, the Lebanese financial mathematician and writer Nassim Nicholas Taleb uses the metaphor ...

Reimagining Capitalism in a World on Fire

Better version

Issue 86 - spring 2020
The free market economy is one of the most important inventions of humanity and the greatest source of prosperity the world has ever seen. Now ...

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Song of praise to Tech

Issue 84 - November | December 2019
An optimistic view of the relationship between economic growth and sustainability raises Andrew McAfee, an economist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in his new ...

Good Economics for Hard Times

Urgent questions

Issue 84 - November | December 2019
Punctually to the Nobel Prize, the new work appears: Poverty researchers Abhijit V. Banerjee and Esther Duflo go in search of answers to big questions ...