Publications

On 6 June, the German federal government established a commission whose main task will be to develop a plan for a so-called ‘coal phase-out’.

Analyses
2018-06-13
Rafał Bajczuk

The Social Democrats demanded that Chancellor Angela Merkel provide explanations concerning abuses while asylum and refugee status are being granted by the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees.

Analyses
2018-06-06
Artur Ciechanowicz
Rebuilding Germany’s air defence capabilities: on the eve of crucial decisions

As NATO has returned its focus to collective defence since 2014, very short, short-range and medium-range surface-based air defence has become a desirable capability. 

OSW Commentary
2018-05-17
Justyna Gotkowska
Germany’s defence budget – more rhetoric than money

On 2nd May the German federal government adopted a draft budget and a financial plan for 2018–2022.

Analyses
2018-05-23
Justyna Gotkowska

The results of the French president’s visit to Berlin prove that Germany is unwilling to support the proposals for thorough reforms of the eurozone.

Analyses
2018-04-25
Kamil Frymark
Konrad Popławski

On 14 March, Angela Merkel (CDU) was re-elected Germany’s chancellor at the Bundestag. 364 votes were cast for her with 315 against.

Analyses
2018-03-14
Artur Ciechanowicz

SPD members have voted for the reestablishment of a grand coalition with the CDU in a postal vote which was held from 20th February to 2nd March. 

Analyses
2018-03-07
Artur Ciechanowicz

On 27 February, the FSA in Leipzig delivered a judgement that allows German cities to introduce bans on the movement of cars with diesel engines on their territories.

Analyses
2018-02-28
Rafał Bajczuk

The company 50Hertz has announced that talks are ongoing to sell its shares in the State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC), owned by the Chinese government.

Analyses
2018-02-21
Konrad Popławski

The signing of the coalition agreement between the Christian Democrats and Social Democrats was intended to bring an end to the political crisis in Germany.

Analyses
2018-02-14
Artur Ciechanowicz
Kamil Frymark
Justyna Gotkowska

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