The virus confirms that the world needs rules for living together—but not the arbitrary rules we’ve got. For the good of the economy as much as anything else, the focus must shift from investment and trade to public health and the climate, writes Dani Rodrik in Prospect Magazine.
DeStatis – Germany’s Not So V-Recovery: Production in June 2021: -1.3% on the previous month (Production 6.8% below pre-crisis level)
Germany’s government has everything under control, just like Covid and climate change Read here
A much needed no-nonsense assessment of inflation risks in the euro area and in Germany Read here
Bill Mitchell takes the fight for the hearts and minds of Europeans with regard to the EU to the Grass Roots movements. This is the time to be doing this. Read here