Stock trading in Asian markets was choppy after the ECB decided on Thursday to step up monetary policy measures to boost inflation and growth in the Eurozone. DW spoke with Commerzbank chief analyst for Asia, Hao Zhou.
On Monday, Greece exits the third and final bailout program of a nine-year debt crisis that has chopped around a quarter off the country's economy. DW looks back at key moments from Greece's traumatic decade.
As lenders decide on Greece’s post-bailout future, some say it may not differ much from its bailout present: targets, compliance and disbursements. DW talked with Alexander Kritikos, an expert on Greek political-economy.
The idea that the European Central Bank would become so big and powerful was something that its founders did not expect 20 years ago. In fact it has become more powerful the more the monetary union has been threatened.
Central bankers around the world are puzzled by the lack of inflationary pressures despite decent economic growth. Some of them are now blaming the so-called Amazon effect for the phenomenon.
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