DIW Berlin: Topic Europe

Topic Europe

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Research Project

Perceptions of Inequalities and Justice in Europe (PIJE)

Over recent decades, European societies have witnessed increasing social inequalities. Faced with more flexible labor markets, open trade, and technological as well as ongoing demographic changes, European welfare models have been unable to ...

Current Project| German Socio-Economic Panel study
Externe referierte Aufsätze

Unconventional Monetary Policy, Fiscal Side Effects and Euro Area (Im)balances

In: Journal of the European Economic Association (2020), im Ersch. | Michael Hachula, Michele Piffer, Malte Rieth
Externe referierte Aufsätze

The Structure, Drivers and Policy Implications of the European Carbon Footprint

Policy to reduce the European Union’s (EU) carbon footprint needs to be grounded in an understanding of the structure and drivers of both the domestic and internationally traded components. Here we analyse consumption-based emission accounts (for the

In: Climate Policy (2020), im Ersch. [online first: 2019-07-20] | Richard Wood, Karsten Neuhoff, Dan Moran, Moana Simas, Michael Grubb, Konstantin Stadler
DIW Europe Lecture

DIW Europe Lecture - Canceled

Due to the current political circumstances in the United Kingdom the event has unfortunately been canceled but will likely take place in 2020.

08.11.2019| Margrethe VestagerCommissioner for Competition, European Commission

European banking landscape between diversity, competition and concentration

European banking landscape between diversity, competition and concentration The new issue of the Vierteljahrshefte zur Wirtschaftsforschung 4/2018 (Quarterly Journal of Economic Research) on European banking landscape between diversity, competition and concentration is now available. Causes and consequences of institutional diversity are a largely neglected issue in economics. Only in ...

09.10.2019| Dorothea Schäfer
Research Project

Short-term economic effects of a 'Brexit' on the German economy

The scientific report summarizes the state of the literature on the subject of short-term Brexit consequences and carries out quantitative simulations of the economic effects of a hard Brexit on the German economy using suitable macro-econometric ...

Current Project| Forecasting and Economic Policy, Macroeconomics
Blog Marcel Fratzscher

Lagarde’s ECB Must Modernize

Lagarde’s ECB Must Modernize As the nominee to succeed European Central Bank President Mario Draghi in November, Christine Lagarde may be hoping that her job will be somewhat easier than that of her predecessor. Yet the opposite is likely to be true. Though Draghi was tasked with guiding the ECB through years of crises, Lagarde will have to pursue eurozone reforms at a time of deepening ...

05.08.2019| Marcel Fratzscher

The weakness of the euro area gives the ECB no choice

DIW president Marcel Fratzscher on the European Central Bank's latest announcements:

25.07.2019| Marcel Fratzscher
Blog Marcel Fratzscher

Germany’s economic model is not the problem

Germany’s economic model is not the problem This article was published on the Financial Times website  on June 17, 2019. The German economic model has received some unusually harsh criticism of late, notably from French president Emmanuel Macron, who said in April that it “has perhaps run its course”. Yet the problem for Germany today is not its economic model, but rather ..

03.07.2019| Marcel Fratzscher
Weekly Report

20 Years of Common European Monetary Policy: Reasons to Celebrate

by Jan Philipp Fritsche and Patrick Christian Harms Twenty years after the introduction of the euro, this Weekly Report uses an empirical analysis to assess the performance of monetary policy in the EMU founding states. It is often claimed that the monetary policy of the European Central Bank (ECB) cannot outperform its national predecessors, as the euro area countries experience different ...

15.05.2019| Jan Philipp Fritsche
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