Opinion & Debate
“Doubt is the father of invention” is a saying that has been attributed to Galileo Galilei. Constructive doubt and critical questioning are the activities that make innovations possible. And both of them require open exchange of ideas. Here you can find controvertial debates and incisive commentaries.
EU: The key is to be close to the people
Fabiana Scapolo, the Deputy Head of the EU Policy Lab, explains the central challenges facing Europe.
It's high time for a change
Research-based companies receive tax incentives all over the world — but not in Germany. A competitive disadvantage.
Digitalization harbors many opportunities
His carrer has been a mix of mobility and digitalization: Jens Monsees, the former Google executive who now heads digital strategy at BMW.
Start-ups and Spin-offs
The chemical researcher Prof. Wendelin Stark talks about disruption and startups.
Christian Kullmann on tax cuts
Christian Kullmann, CEO of Evonik Industries, urges European countries to harmonize corporate taxes.