The Current Column

Bonn, 17 September 2018. What does justice demand in relation to the global political and economic system?


Bonn, 19 September 2018. Can the G20, despite the shrinking civic space in certain member states, be made more inclusive by enhancing civil society engagement?


Research Programmes


Current Publications

Mitigating the adjustment costs of international trade

Akman, Sait / Clara Brandi / Uri Dadush / Peter Draper / Andreas Freytag / Miriam Kautz / Peter Rashish / Johannes Schwarzer / Rob Vos (2018)

The G20 in 2017: born in a financial crisis - lost in a global crisis?

Berger, Axel / Julia Leininger / Dirk Messner (eds.) (2018)

Upcoming Events

Employment creation through industrial policy in the MENA countries
Bonn, 21.09.2018 until 22.09.2018

Dialogue and Transfer Forum
Malmö Dialogue and Transfer Forum on Sustainable Public Procurement
Malmö, 24.09.2018 until 26.09.2018

Building Sustainable Peace
Bonn, 26.09.2018 until 27.09.2018

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News from within our Institute

Dirk Messner departs the DIE in Bonn after 15 years as Institute Director
See our press release
6 September 2018

The WBGU presents its new policy paper entitled ‘Just & In-Time Climate Policy: Four Initiatives for Fairness’ to the federal government.
See our press release
Link to Policy Paper 9

Opportunities for refugees with academic / scientific background
For refugees with academic reference the DIE offers the opportunity to get involved with the Institute’s activities.