Tag Archives: Handelsblatt

Behind the scenes of EJMR – An interview with Kirk

The Economic Jobs Market Rumor Forum is a controversial web forum for economists.  Christine …

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The best econ departments in Germany – and the most productive economists

Since 2006, Germany’s business daily Handelsblatt has been ranking individual academic economists as well …

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The "PIIGS plus" club on Twitter

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I could not work out who initially started the whole thing, but, …

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Tim Harford's “Adapt” – a brilliant book with a slightly daft subtitle

There are only very few people in life I’m really envious of. One of …

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Bruno Frey fights back

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After I wrote a large piece in Thurday’s …

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Economics might preserve its memory after all

The European Research Council (ERC) reacts to protests from economic historians and history-of-economic-thought scholars …

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ECB's Stark contra Sinn, plus: A dire warning by the Ifo Institute

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There are more important things than Target2. …

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Shadow ECB Council: Get softer Greek Debt Restructuring

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A two-thirds majority of the ECB Shadow council  supported a continuation of …

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ECB Shadow Council: Don't raise rates now

ECB headquarter in Frankfurt: Expected to raise rates this week (Photo: Eric Chan …

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