No 2, 27 January 2015

Return to a self-determined monetary policy
The decision of the Swiss National Bank | by Reinhard Koradi, Dietlikon
Geopolitical considerations at the beginning of the year
by Bruno Bandulet*, Germany
Peace instead of NATO
by Oskar Lafontaine*, Germany
World Politics 2015: Hoping for voices of reason!
by Yvette Estermann, National Councillor SVP (Swiss People’s Party)
Moldova in danger of repeating Ukraine’s mistakes
by James George Jatras*, Deputy Director of the “American Institute in Ukraine” AIU, Washington D.C.
Communes have a right to schools German Federal Constitutional Court strengthens communal self-government
by Karl Müller
“In the future only those regions will be successful which train good employees in sufficient numbers”
A conversation with the graduated mathematician Karl-Heinz Schmidt in Ilmenau | by Dieter Sprock
Courrier des lecteurs
How Samedan taught the Flaz a lesson
First mountain river relocation – today an international showpiece | by Heini Hofmann