RISS Discussed Current Policy Trends in Germany

The Book Club held a regular meeting with a focus on the political and economic developments in Germany at the Russian Institute for Strategic Studies, on October 12th.

V.B. Belov, Candidate of Economics and Deputy Director, and A.V. Kotov, Senior Research Fellow at the Centre for German Studies, addressed the meeting as leading Germanists from the Institute of Europe of the Russian Academy of Sciences. The researchers spoke about the monographs "Germany. 2021" and "The concept of regional "smart specialization": experience in Germany".

The discussion highlighted the socioeconomic crisis in Germany against the backdrop of the shifting world order, which is followed by an increase in global competition between the major centers of power.

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