Policy Contributions in Journals and Academic Volumes

Without German Contributions

"Why Marx is Relevant Today", in: M. Greffrath, ed., RE: Das Kapital. Politische Ökonomie im 21. Jahrhundert, Antje Kunstmann: Munich 2017, pp. 73-90.

"Germany is the Biggest Brexit Loser", in: Deutscher Hochschulverband, Glanzlichter der Wissenschaft, Winter: Heidelberg 2016, pp. 159- 166, also published in Handelsblatt, July 1st, 2016, pp. 54-57.

"Brexit Lessons for the EU", The International Economy, Summer 2016, pp. 42-45.

"How to Rescue Greece and the Eurosystem", The International Economy, Spring 2015, p. 10.

"Ordoliberalism, Keynesianism and Neoclassical Economics", The International Economy,
Winter 2015, pp. 38-39/56.

"Is the European Central Bank Losing Credibility? Or are Recent Criticms Overblown?",
The International Economy, Spring 2012, pp. 20-21.

"Brexit: The Unintended Consequences. A Symposium of Views", The International Economy, Summer 2016, p. 8.

"The Danish Model: Too Good To Be True?" (together with Torben M. Andersen, Giuseppe Bertola, John Driffill, Harold James, Jan-Egbert Sturm and Branko Urošević), www.oekonomenstimme.

"Introduction: Competitiveness and Innovation: The Quest for Best"CESifo Forum 16, 2015, No. 3, p. 7-11 (Download, 836 KB).

"Do Not Perpetuate the Dutch Disease in Europe: Lessons from German Reunification for a European Fiscal Union" (together with Gerlinde Sinn), VOX, www.voxeu.org, November 1st, 2015.

"Why the Taxpayer is on the Hook", VOX, www.voxeu.org, February 24th, 2015.

"Introduction: Free Trade and Prosperity"CESifo Forum 15, 2014, No. 4, p. 8-13 (Download, 2114 KB).

"Responsibility of States and Central Banks in the Euro Crisis", CESifo Forum 15, 2014, No. 1, pp. 3-36 (Download, 2.6 MB).

"For my Seventieth Birthday I Want a Gamsbart", in: München - Dynamischer Wirtschaftsstandort und Kulturraum im Herzen Europas / Dynamic Business Venue and Cultural Region in the Heart of Europe, Verlagshaus Bühn: München, 2013, pp. 174-177 (Download, 8 MB).

"Relaunching Europe: Problems, Reform Strategies and Future Options - Introduction", CESifo Forum14, 2013, No. 3, pp. 8-13 (Download, 1.9 MB).

"Saving the European Union: Are Eurobonds the Answer?" (together with George Soros), CESifo Forum14, 2013, No. 2, pp. 41-48 (Download, 1.7 MB).

"The European Debt Crisis", in: T. J. Sargent, J. Vilmunen, ed., Macroeconomics at the Service of Public Policy, Commemorative Paper celebrating the 60th Birthday of Seppo Honkapohja, Oxford University Press: Oxford, 2013 (as Paperpack 2015), pp. 24-35.

"European Imbalances" (with Akos Valentinyi), VOX, www.voxeu.org, March 9th, 2013.

"Mutualisation and Constitutionalisation" (with Harold James), VOX, www.voxeu.org, February 26th, 2013.

"Target Losses in Case of a Euro Breakup", CESifo Forum 13, 2012, No. 4, pp. 51-58 (Download, 219 KB).

"How Target-Like Balances are Settled in the USA", in: German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc., ed., United States-German Economic Yearbook 2012 - Annual Survey: German American Business Outlook, 2012, pp. 44-48 (Download, 10 MB).

"Education and Training: the European Economy’s Best Hope - Introduction", CESifo Forum 13, 2012, No. 3, pp. 5-9 (Download, 2 MB).

"TARGET Losses in Case of a Euro Breakup", VOX, www.voxeu.org, October 22nd, 2012.

"De Europese fiscale unie. Beschouwingen over de ontwikkeling van de eurozone", in: Hans Verboven (red.), Vlaanderen en Europa, Noodzaak en grenzen van solidariteit, 2012, pp. 21-74 (Download, 3 MB)

"Fed versus ECB: How Target Debts can be Repaid"VOX, www.voxeu.org, March 10th, 2012.

"The European Balance of Payments Crisis: An Introduction", in: H.-W. Sinn, ed., The European Balance of Payments Crisis, CESifo Forum 13, Special Issue January, 2012, pp. 3–10 (Download, 610 KB).

"The Threat to Use the Printing Press"VOX, www.voxeu.org, November 18th,  2011.

"How to Rescue the Euro: Ten Commandments", CESifo Forum 12, 2011, No. 4, pp. 52-56 (Download, 363 KB) (earlier version published at VOX on October 3rd, 2011).

"How to Rescue the Euro: Ten Commandments"VOX, www.voxeu.org, October 3rd, 2011.

"Europe at a Crossroads: The Role of the State in a Globalised Economy - Introduction", CESifo Forum12, 2011, No. 3, pp. 9-17 (Download, 1.2 MB).

"Germany’s Capital Exports Under the Euro"VOXwww.voxeu.org, August 2nd, 2011.

"Greek Tragedy"VOXwww.voxeu.org, July 26th, 2011.

"On and Off Target"VOX, www.voxeu.org, June 14th, 2011.

"The ECB’s Stealth Bailout"VOX, www.voxeu.org, June 1st, 2011.

"Why the Rescue Fund is Large Enough"VOX, www.voxeu.org, February 19th, 2011.

"Trade Imbalances - Causes, Consequences and Policy Measures: Ifo's Statement for the Camdessus Commission" (together with Teresa Buchen and Timo Wollmershäuser), CESifo Forum 12, 2011, No. 1, pp. 47-58 (Download, 1.5 MB), also published in J. T. Boorman und A. Icard, eds., Reform of the International Monetary System – The Palais Royal Initiative, SAGE: New Delhi et.al. 2011, pp. 321–342.

"Tolls Instead of Traffic Jams", VOX, www.voxeu.org, September 17th, 2010.

"The Financial Crisis: The Way Forward - Introduction", CESifo Forum 11, 2010, No. 3, pp. 12-19(Download, 1.7 MB).

"Why Germany Should Not Listen to the US"VOX, www.voxeu.org, July 15th, 2010.

"A Euro Rescue Plan" (together with Wolfgang, Franz, Clemens Fuest and Martin Hellwig), CESifo Forum 11, 2010, No. 2, pp. 101-104 (Download, 616 KB).

"A New Glass-Steagall Act?"VOXwww.voxeu.org, March 4th, 2010.

"Muffled Jumpstart"VOX, www.voxeu.org, November 9th, 2009.

"Shock Producers and Shock Absorbers in the Crisis", Development Outreach 11, 2009, No. 3, pp. 13-15 (Download, 898 KB).

"The Green Paradoxon", CESifo Forum 10, 2009, No. 3, pp. 10-13 (Download, 198 KB).

"Stuffing-the-Goose-Strategy"VOXwww.voxeu.org, April 4th, 2009.

"La Strategia dell'oca Farcita", in: Pino Buongiorno, ed., Il Mondo che Verrà – Idee e proposte per il dopo G8, UBE: Milano, 2009, p. 141-143 (Download, 228 KB).

"What Can Be Learned From the Banking Crisis"VOX, www.voxeu.org, December 17th, 2008.

"The End of the Wheeling and Dealing", CESifo Forum 9, 2008, No. 4, pp. 3-5 (Download, 345 KB).

"Mercado Laboral: Lecciones del Estado de Bienestar Alemán", Estudios Públicos, No. 109, verano 2008, pp. 6-36 (Download, 391 KB).

"Welcome and Introduction to the 7th Munich Economic Summit 2008", CESifo Forum 9, 2008, No. 3, pp. 5-10 (Download, 2 MB).

"Greenhouse Gases: Demand Control Policies, Supply and the Time Path of Carbon Prices", VOX, www.voxeu.org, October 31st, 2007.

"Introduction to the 6th Munich Economic Summit 2007", CESifo Forum 8, 2007, No. 3, pp. 7-11(Download, 1.5 MB).

"The 30 Billion Euro Deal", VOX, www.voxeu.org, July 22nd, 2007.

"Can Germany be Saved? The Malaise of the World’s First Welfare State", VOX, www.voxeu.org, June 19th, 2007.

"Europe and the New Division of Labour: Welcome and Introduction to the 5th Munich Economic Summit 2006", CESifo Forum 7, 2006, No. 3, pp. 5-8 (Download, 940 KB).

"Europe and the Lisbon Goals: Are We Halfway There? Introduction" (4th Munich Economic Summit 2005), CESifo Forum 6 , 2005, No. 2, pp. 6-9 (Download, 692 KB).

"Munich Economic Summit: Closing Remarks", CESifo Forum 6, 2005, No. 2, p. 67 (Download, 81 KB).

"Union Sociale, Migrations et Constitution Européenne. Le Risque de l'Intégration sans une vraie Politique Libérale et Sociale" (Social Union, Migration and European Constitution : The Risk of Integration Without a Truly Social and Liberal Policy), Commentaire 28, No. 109, 2005, pp. 45-49(Download, 1.4 MB).
Also published as speech on the Munich Economic Summit, CESifo Forum 5, No. 3, 2004, pp. 4-7.

"The Ifo Institute's Model for Reducing VAT Fraud: Payment First, Refund Later" (together with Andrea Gebauer, Rüdiger Parsche ), CESifo Forum 5, 2004, No. 2, pp. 30 - 34 (Download, 113 KB).

"A Constitution for Europe--Comments and Proposed Corrections", CESifo Forum 4, 2003, No. 1, pp. 47-49 (Download, 21 KB).

"Contra. Europe Does Not Need a Social Union", CESifo Forum 4, 2003, No. 4, p. 36 (Download, 475 KB).

"Second Munich Economic Summit: Europe In The Global Economy: Matching The U.S.? - Introduction", CESifo Forum 4, 2003, No. 2, pp. 6-7 (Download, 1.1 MB).

"The New Systems Competition“, in: Österreichische Nationalbank, ed., Competition of Regions and Integration in EMU, Vienna 2002, pp. 77-90 (Download, 78 KB).

"First Munich Economic Summit: Europe After Enlargement - Introduction", CESifo Forum 3, 2002, No. 2, pp. 5-7 (Download, 737 KB).

"Flight From the Old Euro-Area Currencies“, CESifo Forum 2, 2001, No. 4, pp. 44-47 (Download, 1.16 MB).

"Whither Systems Competition?", CESifo Forum 2, 2001, No. 3, p. 2 (Download, 25 KB).

"Editorial: In Defence of the Free Movement of Labour"CESifo Forum 2, 2001, Nr. 3, S. 2 (Download, 560 KB).

"The Deutschmark in Eastern Europe, Black Money and the Euro: On the Size of the Effect" (together with F. Westermann), CESifo Forum 2, 2001, No. 3, pp. 35-40 (Download, 771 KB).

"Immigration Following EU Eastern Enlargement" (together with M. Werding), CESifo Forum 2, 2001, No. 2, pp. 40-47 (Download, 921 KB).

"Social Welfare Reform", CESifo Forum 1, 2000, No. 4, pp. 25 - 26 (Download, 17 KB).

"The Euro, Interest Rates and European Economic Growth" (together with R. Koll), CESifo Forum 1, 2000, No. 3, pp. 30-31 (Download, 360 KB).

"The Accidental Redistribution of Seignorage Wealth in the Eurosystem" (together with H. Feist), CESifo Forum 1, 2000, No. 3, pp. 27-29 (Download, 51 KB).

"Introducing: CESifo Forum - A New Quarterly", CESifo Forum 1, 2000, No. 1, p. 2 (Download, 26 KB).