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, Isabel Schnabel and Volker Wieland will brief the press in the Federal Press Conference. For further information and registration of non-members please visit the webpage of the Federal Press Conference (

From 0900, journalists can obtain print copies from the offices of the Federal Press Conference, Schiffbauerdamm 40, 10117 Berlin. Media organizations can also obtain an electronic copy by registering via email at Publication of the report is embargoed until 1030 Wednesday, 11 November.

Media organizations interested in one-on-one interviews after the press conference should contact the GCEE’s press department under Other inquiries should also be directed to this address.

The Annual Report will be available to the general public for download on this webpage from 1030 on Wednesday, 11 November.