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|Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)A European Unemployment Benefit Scheme
How to Provide for More Stability in the Euro Zone
The recent euro crisis and the dramatic increase of unemployment in some euro countries have triggered a renewed interest in a fiscal capacity for the European Union to stabilize the economy of its member states.
1st edition 2014, 144 pages
|Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)Transformation Index BTI 2014
Political Management in International Comparison
The BTI measures and compares transition processes in 129 transformation countries with data collected between 2011and 2013 and establishes their global rating based on detailed country reports. Now in its sixth edition, it offers the opportunity to understand long-term trends and global developments through the analysis of time-series data.
1st edition 2014, 136 pages
|Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)Winning Strategies for a Sustainable Future
Reinhrad Mohn Prize 2013
Since the first Earth Summit held in Rio de Janeiro in 1992, many states have been looking for a new concept of economic and social progress. The environmental crises of the last years, as well as the global economic and financial crisis, require an even more profound shift in thinking – toward a policy committed to sustainability and intergenerational equity. But how can this goal be achieved?
1st edition 2013, 200 pages
|The Bertelsmann Stiftung At a Glance 2013
Inspiring People. Shaping the Future.
This brochure provides an overview of our programs and current activities. Please visit our extensive website for more information, or feel free to contact us directly.
2012, 20 pages
|Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)From Cooperation to Partnership: Moving Beyond the Russia-EU Deadlock
Europe in Dialogue 1/2013
Europeans can be proud as they look back on fifty years of peaceful integration. Nowadays many people worldwide see the European Union as a model of how states and their citizens can work together in peace and freedom. However, this achievement does not automatically mean that the EU has the ability to deal with the problems of the future in a rapidly changing world.
1st edition 2013, 140 pages
|Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)Change Ahead? Sustainable Governance in the BRICS
The emergent powers of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) are drawing attention as they change the political and economic map of the 21st century. But does each country have the institutional framework needed to advance its path of development and to effectively address needed reforms with sustainable solutions?
1st edition 2013, 264 pages
|The Spinelli Group, Bertelsmann StiftungA Fundamental Law of the European Union
The financial crash and lengthy economic recession have tested the institutions of the European Union as never before. Debate about the future of Europe has polarized: Some want no more integration; others campaign for disintegration. Those who believe in deeper unity and a stronger federal Europe have yet to make their case.
1st edition 2013, 312 pages
|Bertelsmann Stiftung, The Globalist (eds.)In Search of a Sustainable Future
Reflections on Economic Growth, Social Equity and Global Governance
How can politics, economy and society become more sustainable and socially just? To this end, what kind of political course has to be set at national and international level? The volume “In Search of a Sustainable Future” has experts from five continents and different disciplines giving answers to these questions and presents solutions for a more sustainable future.
1st edition 2013, 158 pages
|Verlag Bertelsmann StiftungEnglish Publications 2013/2014
Politics, Economy, Society
The new flyer English Publications for 2013/2014 has been published now. Inside the small brochure you can read a description of each title and you find more details like the price and the publication date.
2013, 12 pages
|Verlag Bertelsmann StiftungVerlagsverzeichnis 2013
Our annual catalogue contains detailed information on all new releases, selected excerpts and an overview of the books published by Verlag Bertelsmann Stiftung, including our new e-books.
1st edition 2013, 40 pages
free of charge
|Thomas Beschorner, Thomas Hajduk, Samuil Simeonov (eds.)Corporate Responsibility in Europe
Government Involvement in Sector-specific Initiatives
The sector-specific approach to Corporate Responsibility (CR) has attracted little attention so far, although the industrial sector is a key variable in any company’s economic environment. Therefore, this book introduces sector-specific CR as a way to increase the success and impact of business engagement. It focuses on sector-specific initiatives with government involvement as appropriate governance mechanisms to address sustainability challenges through public-private collaboration.
1st edition 2013, 336 pages
|Dominik Hierlemann, Robert B. Vehrkamp, Anna WohlfarthInspiring Democracy
New Forms of Public Participation
Democracy lives and thrives on the participation of its citizens. But what is more to the point, without the participation of its citizenry, democracy would not exist at all. Yet traditional avenues for political participation such as elections or becoming involved in party work are being pursued less and less.
1st edition 2013, 88 pages
|Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)Shaping Globalization
New Trends in Foreign Direct Investment
The rise of new economic powers in Asia and Latin America has changed the size and the direction of cross-border investment flows. Emerging economies like China, Brazil and India have become major destinations of foreign direct investment within the past decade, and they are also taking on the role of investor themselves.
1st edition 2012, 185 pages
|Bertelsmann Stiftung, Migration Policy Institute (eds.)Rethinking National Identity in the Age of Migration
The Transatlantic Council on Migration
Greater mobility and migration have brought about unprecedented levels of diversity that are transforming communities across the Atlantic in fundamental ways, sparking uncertainty over who the “we” is in a society.
1st edition 2012, 380 pages
|Bertelsmann Foundation (ed.)Megatrends in Global Interaction
We inhabit an increasingly interconnected world, yet too often policymakers and advisors view each issue in a vacuum, focusing primarily on short-term impacts.
1st edition 2012, 268 pages
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