Germany’s Dangerously Flawed Energy Policies
Germany has made a noble effort to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions and replace conventional energy sources with wind and solar power. But now it is time to face reality.
Let the People Decide on Brexit
Given the narrow majority for leaving the European Union back then, and the impasse at which UK institutions find themselves now, holding a new referendum is both appropriate and necessary.
The meaning of Brexit for Europe
Public Lecture by Prof. Hans-Werner Sinn, Cambridge Judge Business School
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Banking Regulation Does not Make Target Credits Safe
Target Debate: Clemens Fuest and Hans-Werner Sinn respond to Jan Krahnen's criticism. A guest commentary
From a No-Deal Brexit to a No Brexit Deal
By addressing Britain's longstanding concerns over intra-EU migration and its attendant costs, the EU could both set the stage for a reversal of Brexit and shore up its own long-term stability.
Target Risks without Euro Exits
ifo Institute Warns of Target Overdraft Risks in the Eurozone and Calls for Limits
Europe Finally Pulls the Trigger on a Military Force
After two years of US President Donald Trump treating European allies as if they were adversaries, France and Germany have finally committed to the creation of an EU-wide army under a central command.
Where are we on fears for Euro Breakup
Danae Kyriakopoulou, chief economist at OMFIF, is joined by Hans-Werner Sinn to discuss the euro area's macroeconomic outlook. They also look at financial imbalances between core and periphery economies, political polarisation and the EMU reform agenda.
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“Reaganomics Redux and the Global Economy”
It has been less than a year since US President D. Trump and congressional Republicans enacted a massive tax cut, following in the footsteps of former President R. Reagan. And, as was true in the 1980s, fiscal stimulus in the US is being felt worldwide.
„Twilight of the Euro?“
20 years of the Euro: one decade party, one decade hangover, and now?