Tag: Germany

GDP per Hour Worked and Labour Market Reforms

If anything is to be learned from the contrasting experiences of Germany and Greece, it is that there is rarely a policy in economics which is always correct or universally applicable...

/ March 14, 2019
Economic Sentiment Index

Economic Sentiment Index

The European Commission has tempered expectations and pointed out that the index itself remains at an overall high level and other indicators, such as industrial capacity utilisation, remain well above their average level over....

/ January 10, 2019
Six Highest Polluting Nations' Emissions

Chart of the Week: Six Highest Polluting Nations’ Emissions vs GDP

Despite China experiencing GDP growth of 6.9% and a CO2 emissions rise of 1.4% last year, the nation had ...

/ October 23, 2018
Global Government Bonds

Chart of the Week: Week 24, 2016: Global Government Bonds

Government bond yields in most advanced economies reached record lows this week, with ten year German bond yields entering negative territory for the first time ever.

/ June 15, 2016