Technology is transforming the world at an unprecedented pace. But the digital sphere also creates challenges and the need for better regulation.
The jury is still out on whether the world is heading for steady growth in 2016 or whether it could slip back into recession.
The Volkswagen affair brings to light broader policy failures on both side of the Atlantic. Rectifying it will require actions beyond just the automotive sector.
Europe’s leaders have done far too little to support a transatlantic trade agreement that could boost the West’s leadership for the twenty-first century.
In the discussion on TTIP, not only the trade and economic aspects of the partnership should be stressed, but also its geopolitical and security implications.
The deepening of the EU-Turkey Customs Union is viewed as an undertaking to accelerate Ankara's EU accession process. The deal is also set to have a significant impact on the Turkish economy.
A clutch of recent deals between Gazprom and German and Austrian energy companies shows how much Russia needs Europe and vice versa.
Europeans must save the euro and, more importantly, draw the consequences of the current crisis. That means preparing for political union.
If EU leaders want to find a solution to the Greek crisis, they first need to rebuild trust and confidence.
The EU and the United States should focus more attention on how to include energy issues in the proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership.