provide everyone with a net annual income above RMB (renminbi) 2300, an equivalent of USD 324 at the market exchange rate, and of USD 684 at PPP. Unfortunately, the perturbation brought by the Covid-19 outbreak will doubtless delay this historic
adapt quickly to changing conditions and change fundamentally or they will fail future generations and we will be to blame for that. Many lessons for Central Europe can be found in these pages, and addressing how the current COVID-19 crisis has been
mentions the Covid-19 pandemic explicitly. The opportunity of witnessing and collectively reacting to policy-mistakes of heads of states is not a standalone phenomenon in our times. Heads of states defying common sense, natural sciences, and the laws of
local communal services provider in association with the festival organisers, and the University of Pannonia was also present with games to entertain the audience. In 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the staging of the event remained an open question
consumption on demand, though this is a volume business that is not particularly attractive for niche sports ( Meier et al. 2020 ). Further to the above, the COVID-19 pandemic added more weight to digital innovations already in the offing. The crisis enticed
( Centeno 2020b ). After long talks, EU leaders in July 2020 agreed on the new budget of the union and further funds to deal with the fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic. In total, these arrangements will provide the community with €750 billion in grants and
guests, but after two years, they realised that it did not suit them to let their guests into their own living space. Therefore, they would have liked to expand their business by renovating a detached house in the village. However, by then, the COVID-19
Byzantine Generals? And, who will select, and how, the trustworthy sources? As we have seen in the Covid-19 communication, several “official” sources issued contradictory information, sometimes contradicting themselves in short timeframes.
growth, hence a faster convergence process.
The analyzed period is 2009–2019. We excluded the years 2020 and 2021 from the analysis as the Covid-19 pandemic was an exogenous shock that had a negative impact on the world economy, not just one
( Corbacho et al. 2016 ) of those. The third narrative argued that national fears from failures had come true in determining events in foreign affairs, e.g. in regional cooperation amidst COVID-19 ( Kliem 2021 ), East–West conflict, between the Bolsheviks and