The future of the global economy – Morning Brief Plus

Today I am reporting from Handelsblatt headquarters in Düsseldorf, in the middle of final preparations for my trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos. It is a delicate moment for the global economy: As state leaders, NGO representatives and CEOs gather in the Swiss mountain resort, growth rates in China are collapsing, the United … Read more

Gas embargo: threatens the biggest economic crisis since World War II

If Russian gas does not reach Germany, there is a risk of a more dramatic than previously anticipated. Tom Krebs of the University of Mannheim is now calculating this for the first time. If there is a sudden shortage of natural gas, the industry will be so paralyzed that the entire economic output will collapse … Read more