"Secular Stagnation or Self-Inflicted Malaise?"
What looks like Secular Stagnation may in fact be a self-inflicted malaise.
"Saving Freedom of Movement in Europe"
According to a YouGov opinion poll conducted on the day of the referendum on the United Kingdom’s membership in the European Union, migration was the single most important issue for “Leave” supporters, second only to a general preference for independence
"Deutschland ist der größte Verlierer" (Germany is the Biggest Loser)
Hans-Werner Sinn warns of the implications of the Brexit. If the European Union does not take this lesson seriously, it will endanger the most important political and economic project of post-war times.
"Der Staat hat Geld wie Heu" (The State Has Pots of Money)
Interview on the refugee crisis as part of the Handelsblatt "Lecture" series.
"Britain Has Not Voted Against Europe, But Against the Brussels Rent-Seeking Establishment Led by an Increasingly Autocratic Elite"
Hans-Werner Sinns Statement on the Brexit.
Hans-Werner Sinn: Buffering Volatility: A Study on the Limits of Germany's Energy Revolution
CESifo Working Paper No. 5950, June 2016.
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"Brexit: The Unintended Consequences. A Symposium of Views"
The European Union would do what it could to squeeze British financial services out of the Continent.
"Hans-Werner Sinn to "N": Τhe agreement between Greece and its creditors will lead to a new "debt spiral"
Hans-Werner Sinn continues to maintain that Greece’s temporary exit from the euro zone, in tandem with a debt “haircut”, is unavoidable for the country.
Hans-Werner Sinn: "Die Migration wird uns sehr teuer kommen" (Migration Will Cost Us A Great Deal)
Economist warns against Turkey's accession to the EU.
"Twin Tests for the EU"
June is shaping up to be a fateful month for the European Union.
"Das absurde Theater um TTIP und Freihandel" (The Absurd Theater Surrounding TTIP and Free Trade)
Those who block free trade are in fact fighting against an increase in their own standard of living. The consequence is that consumers will be deprived of quality imported goods.
"Die enthemmte Zentralbank" (The Uninhibited Central Bank)
The zero interest rate policy of the European Central Bank is the result of years of the ECB’s disregard for its mandate. The German federal government must finally rein in the ECB.
"Hans-Werner Sinn over de groene paradox" (Hans-Werner Sinn about the green paradox)
An interview with Hans-Werner Sinn while he was guest speaker at the Conference "Combating Climate Change" at the Tinbergen Institute.
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"Habe Spaß am Disput" (Have Fun Arguing)
Hans-Werner Sinn, polemical and controversial economist, has retired. He has even given taz a farewell interview.
"Ein Alternativplan für Europa" (An Alternative Plan for Europe)
Mario Draghi's German critics have no alternative to offer, say Marcel Fratzscher & Co. That is not true, write Hans-Werner Sinn and Gunther Schnabl