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Economic research

Economics influences practically all areas of human coexistence. The phenomenon of globalisation has led researchers to explore interconnections that span the whole world. In this edition, you can also find out how an economist is studying protests against mining companies, read an article about the laborious process of developing new drugs, learn about current funding programmes and discover our number of the month.

Newsletter: September 2019
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Economist with a people focus

Prolonged protests against gold mining in Kyrgyzstan inspired the economist Beril Ocaklı to examine the reasons for the conflicts.

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InnoHealth China

The InnoHealth China campaign links stakeholders of the German healthcare and business sector to present their innovative project ideas in China. The application deadline is 16 December 2019.


Dr Hansen, how can new drugs be developed more quickly?

Scientists from Fraunhofer and the company TissUse are working on a new in-vitro testing system for pharmaceuticals. The idea is that the method will help accelerate the development of new drugs. In the long term, it may even make animal experiments superfluous.

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