Brexit and US protectionism present Europe's economies with new challenges. We talk with Daniela Schwarzer from the German Council on Foreign Relations about the effects of trade barriers.
Is Donald Trump capable of learning? Surprisingly, the G20 sends a signal of unity in the fight against protectionism. But there are several sticking points. Henrik Böhme takes stock in Hamburg.
What's the role of Europe in a world torn between free trade and protectionism? A panel at the World Economic Forum in Davos took a closer look at what the European Union might have to offer. DW's Andreas Becker reports.
Britain's finance minister has suggested that the UK might be forced to "change its economic model" if it were shut out of the EU market. German politicians took the threat with a mixture of derision and consternation.
Canadian leader Justin Trudeau has distanced himself from anti-Brussels sentiment in the US and UK. In a speech hailing the CETA free trade deal, he said the world benefits from a strong European Union.
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