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Will the next Dutch parliament implement a climate change act?

If a Dutch climate change act will be implemented depends on the next parliament. The current polls show that the most coalition options are opponents of the act. While in the virtual lower court the majority is supportive, it remains unsure until March 15th.

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India: where is the negative impact of demonetization?

The Indian economy grew by 7% in Q4 of 2016, which is surprising given that India was struck by an unexpected demonetization operation. The explanation can be found in underrepresentation of the informal economy in statistics and overestimation of the role of the private corporate sector.