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  1. Ifo Business Climate Germany - Results of the May 2015 Ifo Business Survey

    Ifo Business Climate Index Declines Marginally

    May 22, 2015: The Ifo Business Climate Index for German trade and industry edged downwards to 108.5 points in May from 108.6 points last month. Companies were once again more satisfied with their current business situation, but expressed slightly less optimism about the months ahead. The German economy remains on track. Details

  2. Prosperity Depends on Knowledge Capital

    May 21, 2015: Economic policy aimed at securing long-term prosperity needs to focus on education Details

  3. French Prime Minister to Discuss European Competitiveness in Munich

    May 20, 2015: French Prime Minister Manuel Valls will join EU Vice President Valdis Dombrovskis and EU Commissioner Günther Oettinger, as well as a score of high-ranking politicians and CEOs of global companies, at this year’s Munich Economic Summit to discuss how Europe can overcome its lethargy and become more competitive and innovative. Details

  4. Ifo World Economic Climate Continues to Brighten

    May 12, 2015: The Ifo Index for the world economy rose to 99.5 points from 95.9 points last quarter. Both assessments of the current economic situation and the economic outlook improved. WES experts forecast world economic growth of 2.3 percent this year. The world economy is slowly gaining impetus. Details

  5. Prof. Helmut Rainer appointed to Commission on Equality

    May 11, 2015: Helmut Rainer, Director of the Ifo Center for Labour Market Research and Family Economics, has been appointed a member of the Expert Commission of the German government’s Second Report on Equality. Details

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