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Germany and the world 2030

future issues

Issue 78 - November | December 2018
What does it mean for Europe if the African population doubles to 2050? What happens to coastal regions when sea levels rise? When will China ...

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 ...

More from less

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 ...

How we made it in Africa

Success stories

Issue 80 - March | April 2019
If you want to get an insight into the business opportunities of our neighboring continent based on exciting success stories, you will find it in "How we made it in Africa". Author Jaco ...

Unknown land

view from above

Issue 88 - Fall 2020
Whether coronavirus, rising sea levels, inequality, population growth or migration - the world today faces a multitude of challenges. Ian Golding and Robert ...

Unlocking Africa's business potential

Africa on the radar

Issue 88 - Fall 2020
In his book, Landry Signé promotes the economic opportunities on the African continent, which far too many international companies still do not ...

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 ...

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 ...

Energy transition in the desert

Power from the desert

Issue 81 - May | June 2019
Just 10 years ago, the idea was exotic: in the deserts of North Africa and the Middle East, electricity was used to power local and ...

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, ...