Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)

Thieß Petersen und Falk Steiner

The Bigger Picture: How globalization, digitalization and demographic change challenge the world


  • 1. edition 2019, 8 pp (PDF)
  • Free of charge

This summary examines the central interactions between the three megatrends globalisation, digitalization and demographic change and the resulting effects on people's employment and income opportunities. There are good reasons for focusing on these economic effects; after all, the prosperity associated with them forms the material basis for people's opportunities to participate in social life.