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Money Alone Won't Solve Germany's Economic Problems

Sep 13, 2019 | 10:30 GMT
German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the Bundestag during a budget debate on Sept. 10, 2019, in Berlin.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU), listens during the first session after summer Vacation of the German Parliament, or Bundestag, which debates the Federal Budget on September 10, 2019 in Berlin, Germany. (Michele Tantussi/Getty Images)

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Europe's largest economy seems headed for its first recession in a decade. Recent data suggests that the German economy could contract again in the third quarter of 2019, after already contracting by 0.1 percent in the second quarter. According to the Munich-based Ifo institute, business sentiment in the country also reached...

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