The new trade war, the old trade war

Tensions are escalating between China and the US over trade. The Chinese government has announced retaliatory measures on a range of American products including...

French smart cities, the way to the future?

The regeneration of inner-city areas is a global challenge. Inner cities in France certainly have their problems, but the nation also has a good...

Technology development for African needs

Africa is coming online rapidly. Internet penetration in the continent is growing faster than in any other region in the world, giving millions more...

The advantages of fuel economy standards

U.S. cars are twice as fuel-efficient today as they were 40 years ago. Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards are a major reason why. These...

The need for global cooperation in the modern age

The world economy is fragmenting. We have seen the election of a crude mercantilist president in the US, the Brexit vote in the UK,...

Indian farmers and climate change mitigation strategies

Climate change could hurt farmers’ income by up to 20-25% in the medium term, according to the Indian government’s latest annual economic survey. Extreme...