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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 ...

How I learned to understand the world

Controversial helpers

Issue 83 - September | October 2019
The fact that the engagement of NGOs in crisis countries can also be counterproductive has meanwhile reached the development discourse. The American political scientist Patrice C. McMahon walks in her ...

How I learned to understand the world

Lord of the facts

Issue 83 - September | October 2019
The physician Hans Rosling was among others for his bestseller "Factfulness", which pleads in times of fake news and hysteria for a fact-based worldview, ...

The moment of lift

Girl Power

Issue 82 - July | August 2019
With her foundation, Melinda and Bill Gates are among the largest private donors in the world. About her encounters and experiences in the context of her international ...

The Business of Changing the World


Issue 82 - May | June 2019
The founder of the Devex platform Raj Kumar is considered one of the big voices of the international development community. In his new book he outlines how innovative companies, ...