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 on...

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

Proposals to reform fiscal rules in the Eurozone

– A joint statement of the French and German Economic Councils

Gustav Stolper Prize 2018 awarded to Council Member Isabel Schnabel

– On September 4, Isabel Schnabel, professor at the University of Bonn and member of the German Council of Economic Experts (GCEE), was awarded the Gustav Stolper Prize 2018 at the annual congress of the German Economic Association (Verein für Socialpolitik) in...

International Conference in The Hague

– On June 22, 2018, the CPB (Centraal Planbureau, Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis) hosted the third international conference of councils on economic policy in The Hague. It included participants from the councils of Belgium, Canada, Denmark,...

Reappointment of Prof. Volker Wieland, Ph.D., to the Council

– Today, Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, Peter Altmaier, appointed Professor Volker Wieland, Ph.D., for another term to the German Council of Economic Experts. The term runs until February 2023.

Professor Schnabel is awarded prize of the Monetary Workshop

– On May 4, Isabel Schnabel received the prize of the Monetary Workshop (“Monetärer Workshop”) in Frankfurt. The award recognizes her achievements in “financial markets theory and banking regulation as well as her analyses of systemic financial crises”.

Dr. Wolf Heinrich Reuter appointed as new Secretary General

– Effective 1 May 2018, Dr. Wolf Heinrich Reuter was appointed as new secretary general to the German Council of Economic Experts. He succeeds Dr. Jochen Andritzky who served as secretary general since June 2015.

Cabinet’s proposal to reappoint Prof. Volker Wieland, Ph.D. to the Council

– The Federal Cabinet today decided to propose the recall of Prof. Wieland to the Federal Council.

German Council of Economic Experts receives award "Vordenker 2018"

– Yesterday, the German Council of Economic Experts received the award „Vordenker 2018“ in Frankfurt. On behalf of the Council, Prof. Dr. Christoph M. Schmidt accepted the award that honors the Council’s work since its foundation in 1963. „We honor the five...

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