The unclear future of Germany’s ‘debt brake’

By |marec 4th, 2020|coronavirus, Debt brake, Ecofin, European Union, Germany, News|

According to media reports, finance minister Olaf Scholz (SPD) has tried to break German frugality rules and take on more debt. This earned him harsh criticism from the co-governing CDU/CSU Union and parts of the opposition and the ministry now denies ...