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Trends in Equipment Investment and the Leasing Business

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Jan 18, 2013: What impact will the world economic cool-down and the European debt crisis have on companies’ investment activity in Germany? What was 2012 like for the leasing sector and how will framework conditions look in the future? Joachim Gürtler and Arno Städtler closely examine trends in equipment investment and the leasing business. Their findings suggest that, despite conflicting signals regarding developments in equipment investment, the leasing sector can be cautiously optimistic about the future.

  1. Gürtler, Joachim and Arno Städtler, "Widersprüchliche Signale zur Entwicklung der Ausrüstungsinvestitionen – geringes Leasingwachstum", ifo Schnelldienst 66 (01), 2013, 33-37 | Details | PDF Download


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