Private businesses’ nominal value added in Greece has fallen by 38 percent over the last ten years. Micro firms were hit particularly hard.» read more
The macroeconomic impact of public contracts awarded to the defence sector of the aerospace industry in Germany.
Office for National Statistics (ONS) releases study by DIW Econ and London Economics.» read more
German-Japanese Energy Transition Council (GJETC) publishes first report of study program.» read more
SME recovery continues» read more
The Fehmarn Belt is a strait between Denmark and Germany, currently served by a ferry operator. We analyse competition between the ferry service and a planned immersed tunnel, the Fehmarn Belt Fixed Link.» read more
The Stiftung Zukunft des Kohlenstoffsmarktes, a charitable foundation based in Frankfurt am Main and Berlin, aims to support innovative carbon market mechanisms in developing countries. The foundation was created in 2011 within the framework of the Internationalen Klimaschutzinitiative (International Climate Protection Initiative, IKI) of the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMU). One of the foundation’s primary goals is to tap into emission ranges for the market mechanisms of climate protection that have yet to be reached. In addition, the foundation aims to increase developing countries’ participation in emissions trading by financing startups and acting as advisors in the development of low-carbon economies.
As a member of the Board of Trustees, Dr. Opitz is involved in making key strategic decisions to be implemented by the executive board.» read more
European SMEs starting hiring again!» read more
In 2014, for the first time the greenhouse gas emissions in the energy sector decreased in a growing economy.» read more