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.
It seems we are headed for a deflationary wave or a wave of hyperinflations. But there is an alternative.
The US Fed doesn’t care about the real economy. It is just keen on stopping asset price deflation.