Jeffrey Immelt is Chairman & CEO of General Electric GE. As head of a multinational enterprise, he encounters different values of economies throughout the world. A major aspect of the future of the industry is the digital development. It will significantly influence the way we work. Watch his interview from the 2015 Global Economy Prize.
Is is a system of trust that we live in. We trust each other, quite often without really thinking about it or being aware of it. Prof. Dennis Snower lays out in his blog post, how this concept of trust should also apply to economies.
Economic growth in the past decades has been accompanied by increasing inequality in incomes and opportunities. Dennis Görlich, Managing Director of the Global Economic Symposium, discusses the idea of socially inclusive growth to overcome these inequalities and their related challenges.
Prof. Dr. Matthias Lücke is a Senior Researcher and Member of the Management Board at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy. His blog post deals with new concepts on how to deal with the stream of migrants moving towards Europe.
Lili Fuhr is head of the Department Ecology and Sustainable Development at the Heinrich Böll Foundation in Berlin. She writes about Germany’s climate policy under Minister for Energy, Sigmar Gabriel.
The more people live on earth, the more food is needed. This fact is undeniable, but hard to put into reality. Dr. Ruth Delzeit from Kiel Institute for the World Economy reviews a documentation on the question how to feed 10 billion people. She points out the challenges and solutions presented in the film.