All Articles on Global Economy and Corporate Responsibility

To really leave no one behind

Hanoi's migrant manual workers keep the city running, but their already precarious work and living conditions have worsened during the pandemic.

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Tina Blohm

Seize the Change – Transnational Tactics for Labour Movements

How labour movements can use legal tactics and tools that result from a shift from voluntary forms of corporate social responsibility to mandatory...

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Protecting Human Rights in Supply Chains: Lessons from Bangladesh

In cooperation with the European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights, FES provides a new perspective showing how industry initiatives can help...

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How COVID-19 fuels the digital gender divide

It is high time to act and re-imagine our digital future in Asia.

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Who will foot the bill?

Global tax havens are still siphoning off vast sums of money. As Covid-19 continues to wreak havoc, the EU needs to step up. More on ips-journal.eu.

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The State of Tax Justice 2020 - Tax Justice in the Time of Covid

For the first time, a report documents tax losses using OECD transparency data on multinational corporations’ financial affairs.

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Redefining Europe-Africa Relations

In this study for FES Prof. Robert Kappel analyses the economic relationship between the European Union and Africa and puts forward proposals for a...

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The other second wave

At the annual meetings of the World Bank and IMF, the future of austerity will also be discussed.

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How Germany plans to uphold human rights in supply chains

Most companies disregard human rights in their supply chains. A German law may finally change that, says Franziska Korn at ips-journal.eu.

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Is redistribution necessary to reduce inequality?

Germany has kept income inequality low by redistribution of wealth through taxes and transfers. Are there better ways to combat inequality?

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