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Appointment of Prof. Achim Truger to the German Council of Economic Experts and re-election of Prof. Christoph M. Schmidt as its Chairperson

– The members of the German Council of Economic Experts today unanimously elected Professor Dr. Christoph M. Schmidt, RWI Essen, as Chairman for a further term in office. Prof. Schmidt has chaired the Council since 2013.
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Economic Update March 2019

– The German Council of Economic Experts is cutting its growth forecast for 2019 and now expects German GDP to grow by 0.8 % and 1.7 % in 2019 and 2020, respectively.
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Cabinet’s proposal to appoint Prof. Dr. Achim Truger to the Council

– The German cabinet has decided to propose to the Federal President the appointment of Prof. Dr. Achim Truger, Berlin School of Economics and Law, for the term until 29 February 2024 to the German Council of Economic Experts. After his appointment by...
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Interactive Chapter 5 online

– Setting the course for an interactive annual report: Find here Chapter 5 on the Banking and Capital Markets Union with interactive charts and new ways of exploring and sharing the data behind the analyses of the GCEE.
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Forum on Innovation Policy and Labor Market Reforms

– What are South Korea's and Germany's different approaches to innovation and industrial policy? What labour market reforms have the two countries carried out in recent years and what effects can be observed? These were central questions at the "Forum...
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Setting the right course for economic policy - Annual Report 2018/19

– The German Council of Economic Experts has submitted its Annual Report 2018/19 to the federal government. The report carries the title: Setting the right course for economic policy