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Weekly Report, 18 Jan 2019

By Elke Holst and Katharina Wrohlich The gender quota for supervisory boards is continuing to show its impact: the proportion of women on the supervisory boards of the 200 highest-performing companies in Germany increased by over two percentage points to 27 percent the past year. In the 100 largest ... more

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Weekly Report, 18 Jan 2019

By Elke Holst and Katharina Wrohlich The proportion of women on executive boards of the 100 largest banks stagnated at almost nine percent in 2018. In the 60 largest insurance companies, the proportion increased by a good percentage point to almost ten percent. While growth on executive boards has ... more

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Weekly Report, 14 Jan 2019

By Martin Gornig, Claus Michelsen, and Martin Bruns According to the German Institute for Economic Research construction volume forecast, the country’s construction industry will continue to flourish in the coming years. Companies can count on a rise in the nominal construction volume of ... more

Andreas Pollok (Copyright)  Kursverlauf Aktienkurse Börsenkurse
Weekly Report, 18 Dec 2018

By Claus Michelsen, Dawud Ansari, Guido Baldi, Geraldine Dany-Knedlik, Hella Engerer, Stefan Gebauer, Malte Rieth, and Aleksandar Zaklan The global expansion weakened somewhat in the third quarter while the downside risks have increased. DIW Berlin’s forecast—almost unchanged&mdash ... more

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Weekly Report, 18 Dec 2018

By Claus Michelsen, Christian Breuer, Martin Bruns, Max Hanisch, Simon Junker, and Thore Schlaak The German economy continues to perform well although the boom has ended. However, at 1.5 percent, German GDP will increase this year at a lower rate than expected at the beginning of the year. ... more

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Women on high-level boards of banks and insurance companies; growth coming to a standstill on supervisory boards. Women Executives Barometer 2019:
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Women Executives Barometer 2019: Increasing number of women on supervisory boards of major companies in Germany, but executive boards are still dominated by men:
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“The trade disputes and the uncertainty surrounding a recession in the U.S. in the coming two years are probably the biggest risks for the [german] economy.” DIW president comments on the GDP numbers for 2018
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The German industry will continue to flourish in the coming years. Companies can count on a rise in the nominal construction volume of around 7.5 percent in 2019 and 6.5 percent next year: DIW
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Out just in time for the holiday season, the 3rd Issue of the BCCP Newsletter - Research results for : (pdf) with & more
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on fresh data: German primary energy consumption decreased by 5% in 2018. Reasons: higher prices, mild winter and gains. Expansion of electricity also adds to the effect (higher primary energy efficiency)
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