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01 Apr

22 March 2017 -Could 2017 Bring a Shorter Working Week?

In 1930 John Maynard Keynes predicted that increasing automation and productivity would bring about a 15-hour working week by the time his grandchildren were working. Clearly, that hasn’t happened, with around a 40-hour working week still the standard after decades. Living standards have improved, but productivity hasn’t reduced how long we work at all. Even […]

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01 Apr

18th November – meeting between Mr Tej Kohli and Xavier Bettel

Over lunch, billionaire Tej Kohli and PM of LUX discussed political, economic and social developments in Europe and the rest of the world. Mr Kohli shared his vast experience as a global investor and philanthropist in a number of sectors, and Mr Bettel shared his vision about his own country, its specific strengths and the […]

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