Former DAAD/AICGS Research Fellow Alexander Reisenbichler and Kimberly J. Morgan, an Associate Professor of Political Science and International Affairs at George Washington University, recently published a chapter entitled “The German Labour Market: No Longer the Sick Man of Europe” in a new e-book that focuses on the German economic model and includes high-level contributions from …Read More

Elected in December 2014 to serve on the AICGS Board of Trustees, Ms. Julianne Smith is a Senior Vice President at Beacon Global Strategies LLC. Prior to joining Beacon, Ms. Smith served as the Deputy National Security Advisor to the Vice President of the United States from April 2012 to June 2013. Before her posting …Read More

Does satire have every right? Can any religious figure or human being be parodied? The deadly attack on the French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo in January 2015 in Paris revived the debate over the complex relationship between freedom of speech and respect for religious beliefs. Katharina Pfannkuch and Rana Deep Islam (an AICGS Non-Resident Fellow) …Read More