What makes the GES special?

Established in 2008, the Global Economic Symposium GES challenges leading international decision-makers from academia,
business, politics, international organizations and civil society to develop new solutions to major global problems.

To Nudge or not to Nudge

Human behavior is not easy to predict? Or is it? There is a dilemma when it comes to forecast human actions in everyday life or in the economy. The concept of nudging represents an approach to solve this dilemma as Simon Bartke, Researcher at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy, describes it in his blog post.