Edition 40/2016
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The Hamburg Institute of International Economics has recently launched the Institute for Digital Economics and Applied Solutions (IDEAS@HWWI) to research the effect of digital transformation and kick-start transformation processes. The “Institute for Digital Economics and Applied Solutions” (IDEAS) creates the basis for digital strategies of action for commerce and politics. Prof. Dr. Henning Vöpel, Director of HWWI, discusses the background in an interview with Hamburg News. Digital transformation was also one of the main themes Tuesday during the 17th Day of Tourism in the Chamber of Commerce.

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