Federal government lowers forecast for 2021 – the economy will not overcome Corona until mid-2022

Berlin The winter lockdown is slowing down the economic recovery significantly. In the current quarter, the federal government expects the gross domestic product (GDP) to shrink. For the full year …

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Economists argue about stimulus programs

Berlin Scrappage bonus? VAT cut? Negative tax for companies? When the coalition committee draws up an interim assessment of the consequences of the economic standstill on Wednesday evening and provides …

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Corporations apparently want to change the Renewable Energy Sources Act

power plant According to a media report, industrial lobbyists are working on a change to the EEG. (Photo: dpa) Berlin According to a magazine report, the industry is trying to …

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How can the economy be boosted after emergency measures?

Shopping Many stores are currently closed, so measures to boost purchasing power are still not very useful. (Photo: dpa) Berlin The corona crisis will plunge Germany into a deep recession. …

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Corona recession: Ifo business climate is falling

Berlin The corona crisis is fueling concerns about a strong recession in the executive levels of the German economy. The Ifo business climate index fell from 96.0 to 87.7 points, …

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Why the corona panic will continue in the markets

Frankfurt “Bad awakening” for the financial markets, “uncertainty rules worldwide”: Claudio Borio, chief economist of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) in Basel, sums up the mood of international investors. …

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