Dossier on the topic of "Trade" in HSG Focus Globalisation or neo-protectionism? Online or analogue? How will we run our economy in the future? The latest issue of the digital University magazine HSG Focus is devoted to the topic of “Trade”. 13 September 2017. The latest issue of our University magazine HSG Focus has appeared today. The twelve-part dossier on the topic of “Trade” makes use of the media of video and text to deal with topics such as the following: “Consumers basically shop differently today” – a video interview with Retail Professor Thomas Rudolph “Trading Places” – an article by the former CNN anchor and journalist Riz Khan “Geography is a crucial factor for Switzerland” – a video interview with International Economics Professor Reto Föllmi “There is no alternative to the globalisation of justice” – an interview with Business Ethicist Martin Booms “An Overview of Global Trade” – a video interview with International Trade Professor Simon Evenett “Market places in the dark net are more professional and customer-friendly” – an interview with book author and journalist Otto Hostettler In an interview in our campus column, HSG Director of Administration Bruno Hensler provides an overview of the University of St.Gallen’s construction projects. In her column, Professor Yvette Sánchez deals with “Small-surface projections – of tweets and dinosaurs”, while we pay tribute to our Full Professor of Italian Language and Literature, Renato Martinoni, who will retire this semester. Furthermore, we have portrayed Accounting Professor Tami Dinh and talked about a film prize which HSG students won for St.Gallen. Also, a study zooms in on the different levels of financial knowledge at the domestic language barrier in Switzerland, while an HSG institute recently prolonged cooperation with the US-American Food and Drug Administration (FDA). You can find these topics and others in the latest issue of HSG Focus, which appears free of charge as an app, optimised for tablets and available in a smartphone version. Landing page for the app download: www.hsgfocus.ch. Also, a web app version is available for all PC and laptop users: magazin.hsgfocus.ch. HSG Focus appears four times a year and besides video, audio and text contributions about the particular dossier topic, also contains news and background information about University life, about research and from our alumni. Attached you will find the cover of the latest issue, conceived and drawn by the St.Gallen cartoonist Corinne Bromundt.