Germany has the greatest inequality of income in the entire eurozone – but why? According to the German Institute for Economic Research, companies are booming yet wages are stagnating. What’s causing the increasing disparity between income levels?
Germany has a booming economy but most Germans are not particularly wealthy. Hans-Böckler-Stiftung says that the danger of poverty in Germany is comparatively high and measures should be taken to avoid a crisis.
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