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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...
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Annual Economic Report 2015/16

– The German Council of Economic Experts presents its Annual Economic Report 2015/16 today. The report is entitled "Focus on Future Viability"
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Presentation of the Annual Report 2015/16 on 11 November

– On Wednesday, 11 November 2015, the German Council of Economic Experts (GCEE) will present its latest Annual Report to Chancellor Angela Merkel. At 1200, the five members of the Council, Professors Christoph M. Schmidt, Peter Bofinger, Lars P. Feld,...
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Translation of the Special Report released

– Today the German Council of Economic Experts released an English translation of the Special Report on consequences of the Greek crisis. The Report discusses reform needs to make the euro area more stable and proposes a sovereign insolvency mechanism....
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Special Report of the Council

– The recent conflict between the government of Greece and its partners in the euro area has shaken the very foundations of European Monetary Union. According to the German Council of Economic Experts, an independent body that advises the government in...