Globalization and World Trade

Kategorie Wirtschaft

Trade and investment, competition and social justice: current information and background on globalization and world trade

Are export surpluses bad?

Germany is a strong exporter, but consumes little from abroad. The result is export surpluses. What are the advantages and disadvantages?

Impressions from Hamburg

Hard negotiations, creative street protests – and a long-awaited handshake: The G20 Summit has opened in Hamburg. The highlights in images.

Strategy for the Baltic Region

The goal of the European Union’s Baltic Sea Strategy is to achieve economic growth, prosperity for the region’s people, and protect the environment. Once a year representatives of the states around the Baltic meet and this year Germany’s foreign office was the host.