In reality, German government debt levels have been going up during Merkel’s 12-year reign – and this despite a booming economy.
How the Merkel government is risking Germany’s future by underinvestment and other ill-applied policy approaches.
France and Germany will be very flexible in their response to Italian demands, irrespective of the official rhetoric from Berlin and Paris.
History teaches that everyone suffers from trade wars, but the biggest pain is incurred by those who run the big surpluses once it starts.
Germany’s over-dependence on its automotive industry will be its undoing.
Fake facts, presented under the cover of academic neutrality, become a 2017 election topic in Germany.
With Merkel lacking both an agenda and a vision, the US push to deal with Germany’s eternal export surplus is a welcome impetus for long overdue domestic reforms.
Will Donald Trump’s economic policies finally lead the United States and Europe out of their economic malaise?
Germany will have to change its policies if it wants to avoid exit of other countries from the union.