Europe

How to Renew the European Project

– How to renew the European project writes Christoph M. Schmidt for Project Syndicate: The French presidential and legislative elections earlier this year have instilled new hope in the European integration project, by raising the prospect of deeper...
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Professor Volker Wieland receives ‘Public Service Fellowship’

– Volker Wieland received the ‘Public Service Fellowship’ from the Alfons and Gertrud Kassel-Foundation at the Goethe University Frankfurt on June 20. The award recognizes his achievements in linking aspects of scientific, political and social...
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International Conference in Madrid

– On June 9, 2017, the AIReF (Autoridad Independiente de Responsabilidad Fiscal) hosted the second international conference of councils on economic policy in Madrid. It included participants from the councils of Canada, Finland, France, Germany,...
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Professor Volker Wieland at Stanford University

– Has the ‘neutral’ interest rate declined and how does it affect central banks’ decisions? This is the biggest question for monetary policy today. Volker Wieland, John C. Williams (Fed San Francisco) and John B. Taylor (Stanford University) have...
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Council participates in federal government’s new High-Tech Strategy

– Professor Christoph M. Schmidt and his fellow members of the High-Tech Forum, whose key task is to make specific recommendations for implementing and advancing the new High-Tech Strategy of the Federal Government, have presented their guidance for...
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Reappointment of Prof. Schnabel for the German Council of Economic Experts

– Today, Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, Brigitte Zypries, appointed Prof. Dr. Isabel Schnabel for another term to the German Council of Economic Experts. The term runs until February 2022. Isabel Schnabel was first appointed to...