Welcome to the website of the German economist Hans-Werner Sinn.

Weihnachtsvorlesung 2020

 

 

The Institute of International Monetary Research, University of Buckingham, 21 October 2020.
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Deutsche Welle, May 26th, 2020
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BBC World News, March 23rd, 2020, approx. 3 minutes.

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"30 years of reunification of the two Germanys: "Except for the old Communists who have lost power, every ordinary person in East Germany is a winner."

30 years of reunification of the two Germanys: "Except for the old Communists who have lost power, every ordinary person in East Germany is a winner.Read more

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30 years of reunification of the two Germanys: "Except for the old Communists who have lost power, every ordinary person in East Germany is a winner.Read more

Europe’s Green Dirigisme

In pursuing its grand environmental ambitions, the European Commission has ignored a commonsense solution in favor of an approach based on central planning and pervasive state intervention in the economy.Read more

The Euro Crisis’s New Clothes

The European Union's new €750 billion recovery fund is intended to tackle crises such as collapsing manufacturing output in southern member states like Spain and Italy.Read more

Germany’s Constitution and European Sovereignty

The recent controversial ruling against the European Central Bank by Germany's Federal Constitutional Court could not have come at a worse time. Read more

The World is at War

All countries should be following China in confronting the coronavirus directly with all available resources, and they should take a lesson from Germany in managing the economic fallout.Read on

The EU's EV Greenwash

Recent EU emissions regulations are clearly designed to push diesel and other internal-combustion-engine automobiles out of the European market to make way for electric vehicles. But are EVs really as climate-friendly & effective as their promoters claim?Read on

"The ‘dinosaurs’ were right to point out QE’s negatives"

Op-Ed by Frank Westermann in the Financial Times on the "Memorandum on the ECB's monetary policy", issued by former central bankers Issing, Stark et al.Read more

Memorandum on the ECB’s Monetary Policy

Former French and German central bankers around Otmar Issing and Jürgen Stark confirm Hans-Werner Sinn's criticism of the symmetric inflation goal.Read the Memorandum

The ECB’s Beggar-thy-Trump Strategy

The ECB is pursuing an exchange-rate policy in all but name, thus putting Europe on a collision course with the Trump administration.Read more

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