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From this summer, the successful work of the Mercator Institute for China Studies (MERICS) will continue under joint leadership. Research Director and CEO Frank Pieke and [...]
MCC Director receives Romano Guardini Prize – Award ceremony in Munich in July
In his Strasbourg speech on 17 April, French President Emmanuel Macron launched a drive to seek European citizen’s opinions on the European Union’s future. However, it is [...]
MCC Director Edenhofer to take joint lead of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
Rapid expansion of coal power plants in Turkey, Indonesia and Vietnam – Climate targets need active policy
Satisfaction of basic needs for all achievable, says new study—but much lower resource use needed
James Rizzo will be taking over as head of the Istanbul office, where he will support dialogue and cooperation between Stiftung Mercator and its Turkish partners in the [...]
Stiftung Mercator and the Mercator Institute for China Studies (MERICS) hereby announce that, as of 1 September 2018, the President and CEO of MERICS, Professor Dr. [...]
Evaluation shows: Think tank provides excellent research for scientific policy advice
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