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NRC Handelsblad, “Een geluk dat je in Nederland werkt-behalve als immigrant”

NRC Handelsblad, publishes an article on The 2019 Future of Work Index: How the World of Work is Changing – and How Policy Needs to Change with It, analysing the results of the Index for the Netherlands. The article includes an interview with Paul Hofheinz, president and co-founder of the Lisbon Council and co-author of the study.

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Silicon Republic, “Which Countries are Most Prepared for the Future of Work?”

Silicon Republic publishes an article on The 2019 Future of Work Index: How the World of Work is Changing – and How Policy Needs to Change with It, analysing which countries are prepared the most for the future of work.

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‘Estonia’s new European Course’ by Luukas K. Ilves

Luukas K. Ilves, deputy director and senior fellow at the Lisbon Council, publishes a hard-hitting op-ed on ‘Estonia’s new European Course’, where he runs through the policy promises of Estonia’s extreme right nationalists who are on the verge of entering a coalition government for the first time. The manifesto includes a promise to hold a referendum on Estonia’s EU membership if more power is concentrated in Brussels and a ban on non-Estonians voting in local elections.

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CincoDias, ¿Qué podemos aprender de la industria discográfica?

Cinco Dias publishes an article on A Symphony, Not a Solo: How Collective Management Organizations Can Embrace Innovation and Drive Data Sharing in the Music Industry, a study part of a year-long collaboration of Teosto, the Lisbon Council and ESADE Business School, intended to stimulate discussion among key players in the music industry with the aim of accelerating data-driven innovation in music. The report was presented in Barcelona at the 4YFN conference in the margins of World Mobile Congress 2019.

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Eesti Päevaleht, “MIS SIND NÄRVI AJAB? | Luukas Kristjan Ilves: ma tean sinust rohkem”

Luukas K. Ilves, deputy director and senior fellow at the Lisbon Council, published an op-ed on the importance of using data in Eesti Päevaleht, a major Estonian newspaper. He writes: “The major economic changes in the next decade in almost every sector will come from better use of data. From personalized gene-based medicine, which significantly increases the number of years of life, to smart homes that use less energy to reduce electricity bills and facilitate the transition to renewable energy.”

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Il Sole 24 Ore,”Perché ascoltare i toni propositivi e pacati del FMI”

Alessandro Leipold, chief economist of the Lisbon Council, on why Italy should listen to the IMF recommendations.

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E!Sharp,”Removing the secrecy in decision-making”

Luukas Ilves, deputy executive director and senior fellow at the Lisbon Council, publishes an op-ed on “Removing the secrecy in EU decision-making”, calling for greater transparency in the decision-making process of the Council of the European Union.

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