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Tichys-Stempel

Free Trade

Tariff reduction stabilizes prosperity and peace. Isolationism has time and again led to disaster. We need the cultural values of liberalism…
China

Unequal Terms

Beijing’s shopping sprees among European high tech firms stand in stark contrast to the restrictive access to markets in the Land of the Dragon…
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Where Have All the Women Gone…

Top-grade students, excelling in academic performance, hard-working and successful in their jobs… yet there is a conspicuous lack of women in top managerial positions. What happens to all the highly-qualified females? Could it be that women are falling into an archaic trap? Does emancipation stand up to reality’s test? Politically incorrect musings on gender, career, family and incentives…
Historisches Archiv Munich Re

Munich Re

Learning from the past – one of the world’s leading reinsurers takes its own history as a source of guidance for current and future decisions…
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Real Estate

My home is my bank… Low interest rates and lack of alternative investments make for a boom in the German real estate market…