Posts tagged ‘Germany’

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    How can Germany boost consumer demand?

    A storm-tossed ship near dangerous cliffs needs a strong anchor to avoid finishing on the rocks. In 2012… more

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    Why Europe needs Germany’s help

    Germany’s stance toward Europe has become one of rejection and disengagement. Its policymakers deny… more


    How to revive Europe’s growth engine

    When the International Monetary Fund lowered its global growth forecast for 2014 and 2015 from 3.7% and… more

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    How to escape the debt trap

    With recent data showing that German exports fell 5.8% from July to August, and that industrial production… more

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    The effect of being born in a crisis

    This month, Germany and the rest of Europe celebrate the 25th anniversary of the fall… more

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    What Europe needs from France and Germany

    France and Germany, which together account for half of euro-area GDP, are rightly considered the… more

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    Germany’s economic challenges

    Germany's awful industrial production figures released on Thursday are yet another reminder that the… more


    How to get more from wind power

    Wind turbines across the globe are being made taller to capture more energy from the stronger winds that… more

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    How to fix the Eurozone’s safety net

    On October 14, as yet another financial storm gathered over Europe, the European Court of Justice convened… more

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    Should Europe drop its fiscal rules?

    The European Commission and European Council have blinked. Reprimanding France and Italy for their… more

  • Fake euro banknotes are seen in a block of ice symbolizing austerity measures, during a demonstration in central Brussels Forum Article

    Why austerity isn’t working in Europe

    “If the facts don’t fit the theory, change the theory,” goes the old adage. But too often it is… more

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    Is Germany really the right role model for Europe?

    For 60 years, successive German governments sought a more European Germany. But now, Chancellor Angela… more

  • Voters line up to cast their votes outside a polling station in Rangareddy district Forum Article

    Look to Asia for the rebirth of democracy

    Some of us wake up every morning to find ourselves living in a society where economic opportunity is… more

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    What makes Leipzig Germany’s most liveable city?

    Although having a population of only 530,000 people, Leipzig has leapt from economic… more

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    Why Europe and France need each other

    Europe needs a France that is proud, prosperous and able to overcome its gloomy suspicions. We need the… more

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    Could Germany’s surplus damage the eurozone?

    While the rest of the world recovers from the great recession, Europe is stagnating. Eurozone… more

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    Competitiveness World Cup: the results

    Overall, the World Economic Forum’s World Cup competitiveness head-to-heads correctly predicted the… more

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    What is the secret of Germany’s success?

    Although another successful German football side may come as little surprise, their extra time victory over… more