is Co-Founder and Managing Director of the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) in London. His books include "Europe’s Deadlock: How the Euro Crisis Could Be Solved – And Why It Won’t Happen".
The president of the European Central Bank has a tough balancing act to pull off – do too little and the common currency will fall apart; too much, and European policy-makers won’t take steps necessary to strengthen it.
What will the future hold for the EU, now that the […]
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+++ We are now living in a world of frenemies, and Berlin is caught in the headlights, argues Jörg Lau; in an interview, US Republican senator Tom Cotton warns of Chinese and Russian attempts to split the West; Daniela Schwarzer explains that Germany and Europe need to learn the rules of geo-economics; Anja Vladisavjevic profiles Andrej Plenković, Croatia’s prime minister; Noah Gordon, in his Carbon Critical column, dissects the four camps in the new climate debate; Sebastian Heilmann warns against the Chinese conception of humanity; Michael Rühle says that academics need to up their game (“Ground Control to Ivory Tower”); and much more +++