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Translation of the chapter on labour market and social policy released

– Today the German Council of Economic Experts released an english translation of the sixth chapter “New challenges for labour market and social policy” of the Annual Economic Report 2015/16. Please click here to download the chapter.
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Translation of the chapter on monetary policy and macroeconomic developments in the euro area released

– Today the German Council of Economic Experts released an english translation of the fourth chapter “Euro area: Slow down bond purchases, speed up reforms” of the Annual Economic Report 2015/16. Please click here to download the chapter
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Translation of the chapter on financial markets

– Today the German Council of Economic Experts released an english translation of the fifth chapter “Risks from low interest rates – Opportunities from the capital markets union” of the Annual Economic Report 2015/16. Please click here to download...
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Translation of the chapter on aggregate productivity released

– Today the German Council of Economic Experts released an english translation of the seventh chapter “Productivity: Addressing the causes” of the Annual Economic Report 2015/16. Please click here to download the chapter
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Cabinet’s proposal regarding the reappointment of Prof. Lars P. Feld for the Council

– The German cabinet has decided to propose the reappointment of Professor Dr. Lars P. Feld, University of Freiburg and president of the Walter Eucken Institute, for the German Council of Economic Experts to the Federal President Joachim Gauck. The...
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Presentation of the Annual Economic Report at Bruegel

– On 4 December 2015, the Council members Professor Schmidt and Professor Schnabel presented the Annual Economic Report 2015/16 at the event "Challenges for Europe and Germany" in Brussels organized by the think tank Bruegel. Professor Schmidt gave an...