1. La montée du protectionnisme

1. La montée du protectionnisme

  «La difficulté n’est pas de comprendre les idées nouvelles, elle est d’échapper aux idées anciennes». (J.M Keynes) Après le vote en faveur du Brexit, les récents évènements relatifs au CETA ont confirmé l’inexorable montée des sentiments anti-mondialisation et de la poussée du protectionnisme en Europe comme dans d’autres pays (ainsi, l’adhésion d’une partie de l’électorat américain aux discours protectionnistes de Donald Trump). Les coupables sont les gouvernements incapables de reprendre le pouvoir sur les multinationales, une Commission européenne anti-démocratique et…

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1. The rising of protectionism

1. The rising of protectionism

“The difficulty is not to understand new ideas but to escape from old ones.” (J. M Keynes) After the British vote in favour of Brexit, recent events related to CETA confirmed the inexorable rise of anti-globalisation feeling, protectionist behaviours in Europe and other countries (see the large part of the American electorate which adopt the protectionist speeches of Donald Trump). This last Sunday, the headline of Brussels website Politico was : “ EU and Canada win a trade battle — but not…

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Welcome

Welcome

“We are part of more than one world. We live local versions of the world and in so doing we have to locate ourselves within the wider global context.” (Voisey, Heather and Tim O’Riordan in Globalization and localization, 2001). After hard working months, We will launch, on December 1st, our new project called Manavao linked with smart economy. Throughout short articles, we want to explain its background, our convictions and our vision. And finally, introduce it. It would be a great…

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