An industrial policy for good jobs

For decades the service sector has driven the economy in the United States. Is there a role for industrial policy in sustaining this growth? Dani Rodrik (Harvard University) has written a policy proposal that explains how a modern industrial policy framework would create more “good jobs” by improving productivity andContinue Reading

Goya Universe, a Singapore Startup’s Take on the Metaverse and Blockchain Applications for Social Good

Launch of Asia’s first Blockchain-as-a-Service (BAAS) ecosystem for fundraising efforts SINGAPORE, SINGAPORE, SINGAPORE, September 21, 2022 / — For Immediate Release Blockchain for Good – Goya Universe, a Singapore Startup’s Take on the Metaverse and Blockchain Applications for Social Good ● Web3Re Technologies announces its launch of Asia’s first Blockchain-as-a-ServiceContinue Reading

Good results in a difficult environment

Not only were there many interesting facts about the 2021 financial year for the members at the general meeting of Reichenau-Gemüse eG and Raiffeisen-Lagerhaus eG in the Inselhalle, but also a commodity refund in the vegetable cooperative and dividends for the commodity cooperative. This meant that the chairman of theContinue Reading

The Public Pulse: Just good journalism; Taming the environment; No more Nate's roar | Letters

Censoring student journalists I couldn’t believe what I was reading about Grand Island’s Northwest High newspaper (“Closing school newspaper is blatant censorship”). It sounded to me like good reporting on an important subject. Bravo, Nebraska newspapers for standing up for these students. They have the right and responsibility to speakContinue Reading

Five Takeaways from the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26)

What are sustainability agreements?Existing guidance on sustainability agreements in GermanyRecent practice of Federal Cartel OfficeComment In recent years, calls for guidelines on the assessment of sustainability agreements under antitrust law have increased. The Federal Cartel Office has so far examined such cooperations on a case-by-case basis, without committing itself toContinue Reading

There's plenty of good news about the environment

It’s easy to believe that life on Earth is getting ever-worse. The media highlight one catastrophe after another and make terrifying predictions. With a torrent of doom and gloom about climate change and the environment, it’s understandable why many people — especially the young — genuinely believe the world isContinue Reading

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Blockchain is bringing decentralization to almost all industries across the globe. Whether it is business or Health, Defi is becoming more and more relevant in every sector with each passing day. The XDC Network (XDC) is one such platform that portrays itself as a blockchain for businesses. XinFin Network orContinue Reading

Why going green equals growth (and good business)

Joni Mitchell’s iconic 1970 song “Big Yellow Taxi” pleads: “Give me spots on my apples but leave me the birds and bees”. At the time of its release, this protest at the widespread use of chemical pesticides seemed like a Hail Mary. Would farmers and their counterparts in other industriesContinue Reading

A Safe Working Environment Is Good For Business

The automotive repair industry can be difficult, pleasurable, rewarding and a pain in the… all at the same time. One certainty in this industry is that safety is crucial. It doesn’t matter whether you work in a shop, own a shop or plan to own one someday, you must rememberContinue Reading