Xi Jinping's endorsement of Carrie Lam "indicates a lack of public accountability in Hong Kong politics"
Pablo A. Rodriguez-Merino, from the Department of Politics and International Studies and the Institute of Advanced Study, comments on the latest news that Chinese president Xi Jinping has expressed confidence in Carrie Lam, in her position as Hong Kong's chief executive.
Dr Frederik Dahlmann: Amazon carbon neutral pledge "a welcome step forwards in addressing the urgent climate crisis"
The online retailer Amazon announced this week that it pledges to become carbon neutral by 2040.
Dr Frederik Dahlmann, Associate Professor of Strategy and Sustainability at Warwick Business School, comments.
Dr Caroline Kuzemko, Assistant Professor in International Political Economy at the University of Warwick, comments on the Prime Minister’s pledge to commit the UK to "net zero" greenhouse gases by 2050.
The recent Mozambique/Credit Suisse fraud case has highlighted the problem of secret loans that are helping to push impoverished countries into debt. Dr Stephen Connelly and Dr Celine Tan of Warwick Law have been supporting Jubilee Debt Campaign's work on this issue. Dr Connelly comments on the news that Labour plan an Overseas Loans Transparency Act to tackle the problem.
Legal expert Dr Kathryn McMahon comments on reports that US authorities intend to begin antitrust investigations into Google, Amazon, Facebook and Apple