20 September 2019

Edoardo Campanella

Edoardo Campanella is a Future of the World Fellow at the Center for the Governance of Change of IE University in Madrid.
  • Many European countries are hoping to capitalize on a sudden flight of human capital from the United Kingdom as a result of Brexit. Photo: AFP

    The costs of a Brexit brain drain

    - Feb 11, 2019 7:23am
    Should the United Kingdom go through with its withdrawal from the European Union, one of the most severe unintended consequences will probably be the exodus of a significant share of top professionals from London. In fact,...
  • Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, who is seeking a political comeback, has proposed a "dignity income” that would entail generous monthly payments to the disadvantaged. Photo: Reuters

    Europe’s poverty time bomb

    - Feb 15, 2018 9:08am
      The poor don’t often decide elections in the advanced world, and yet they are being wooed heavily in Italy’s current electoral campaign. Former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, the leader of Forza Italia, has proposed a...