Business Cycles and Growth

Recent articles


Economic situation: significant slowdown

Annual Report 2019/20, Chapter 1

Productivity: Improving conditions for growth

National Productivity Report 2019 (published in the Annual Report 2019/20, Chapter 2)

On the Macroeconomic and Fiscal Effects of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Working Paper 10/2018 - Philipp Lieberknecht and Volker Wieland

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Current contributions

The Council's evaluations regarding the likely development of the economic situation in Germany and the euro area.

Economic Forecasts

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Here we offer a selection of time series including the recent forecast of the German Council of Economic Experts. The offer will be extended subsequently.

Economic Indicators for GermanyAdditional time series