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16 November 2017

Richard Baldwin: Robots will steal jobs, but not everyone’s

Robots are cheaper to employ than humans, don’t take holidays or maternity leave, and don’t go home at five o’clock, so should we all fear for our jobs? Not according to Professor of International Economics Richard Baldwin, co-director of the Graduate Institute’s Centre for Trade and Economic Integration and author of The Great Convergence: Information Technology and the New Globalization. “We’re going...
14 November 2017

Mahmoud Mohamedou: ISIS’s future will emerge from the Western...

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, considered the most dangerous terrorist organisation in the world, has been in recent years the subject of intense scrutiny and multiple narratives. In a new book,...

13 November 2017

Tamar Manuelyan Atinc joins the Institute’s Foundation Board

Development expert Tamar Manuelyan Atinc has joined the Graduate Institute’s Foundation Board. We spoke to her about her professional career, her interest in development issues, and her close ties to Geneva....

13 November 2017

Institute students rally to support Puerto Rico

Graduate Institute students are organising with the Geneva community to support hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico, after 80% of the island’s agricultural industry was wiped out by Hurricane Maria....

13 November 2017

Graduate Institute and UN human rights office to collaborate...

The Graduate Institute and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to enhance their cooperation on human rights activities. The MoU,...