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Commentary

The EU Terrorist Content Regulation Is Unfinished Business for the European Parliament

The new draft EU Regulation that aims to prevent online platforms from being abused to spread terrorist content is misguided and gravely threatens freedom of expression.

Podcast

Who is Emmanuel Macron?

Sophie Pedder, the Economists Paris bureau chief, delves into the Macron presidency and contemporary France-EU politics in the latest episode of the Global Futures podcast.

Study

Automation and the Future of Work in Sub-Saharan Africa

This paper presents the factors that are driving or inhibiting the automation revolution and applies them to sub-Saharan Africa. It concludes that tough times may be coming for some, but the overall impact of automation in the region will be limited. 

Working paper

Legal Pluralism and Militia Regulation in Afghanistan

A lack of political will, poor application of legal controls and the practical difficulties of managing powerful armed actors have hampered efforts to address abuse allegations with accountability mechanisms.

Commentary

Assessing Academic Freedom Infringements and Their Severity

The most powerful way of filling the data gap on academic freedom violations would be to develop a new index that assesses infringements worldwide. 

Interview

Krisenprävention: „Es gibt zu wenig Druck auf die Bundesregierung, ihre eigenen Ziele umzusetzen“

Sarah Brockmeier über Konfliktprävention, Friedensförderung und die Notwendigkeit für politischen Druck.