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  Economy of Germany - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Germany is a strong advocate of closer European economic integration, and its economic and commercial policies are increasingly determined by agreements among European Union (EU) members.
Germany uses the common European currency, the Euro, and its monetary policy is set by the European Central Bank in Frankfurt, Germany.
Germany’s ocean fishing fleet is active in the North Sea, the Baltic Sea, and the Atlantic Ocean between Britain and Greenland.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Economy_of_Germany   (4062 words)

  
 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Economy of Germany   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Germany was forced to sign the Treaty of Versailles in 1919, whose unexpectedly high demands were perceived as humiliating in Germany, as a continuation of the war by other means and a breaking of traditional post-war diplomacy that included negotiations between the victors and vanquished.
Germany and Berlin were occupied and partitioned by the Allies into four military occupation zones – French in the south-west, British in the north-west, American in the south-east, and Soviet in the north-east.
Germany is located in Central Europe and shares borders with Denmark in the North, Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg and France in the West, Austria and Switzerland in the South and Poland and the Czech Republic in the East.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Economy-of-Germany   (1337 words)

  
 Economy of Germany
Germany is a strong advocate of closer European economic integration, and its economic and commercial policies are increasingly determined within the European Union (EU).
Germany's affluent and technologically powerful economy - the fifth largest in the world - has become one of the slowest growing economies in the euro zone.
The modernization and integration of the eastern German economy continues to be a costly long-term process, with annual transfers from west to east amounting to roughly $70 billion.
infotut.com /geography/Germany/Economy   (1715 words)

  
 Economy of Germany   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Recent performance has not been dynamic and the German economy is marked by to external shocks domestic structural problems and difficulties in integrating the formerly communist East.
Germany a strong advocate of closer European economic and its economic and commercial policies are determined by agreements among European Union (EU) members.
Germany uses the common currency the Euro and its monetary policy is set by the European Central Bank.
www.freeglossary.com /Economy_of_Germany   (1234 words)

  
 Germany - ECONOMY
As part of their assertion that Germany was not modernizing quickly enough, the institutes have also expressed concern that the country has not given adequate priority to research and development and that German capital has not been venturesome enough.
In the flat terrain of northern Germany and especially in the eastern portions, cereals and sugar beets are grown.
Germany is a principal attraction for foreign tourists, and the Germans themselves are among the world's most enthusiastic tourists.
www.mongabay.com /reference/country_studies/germany/ECONOMY.html   (14279 words)

  
 economy of germany - Article and Reference from OnPedia.com
Recent performance has not been dynamic, however, and the German economy is marked by vulnerability to external shocks, domestic structural problems, and continued difficulties in integrating the formerly communist East.
The German economy is heavily export-oriented, with exports accounting for more than one-third of national output.
Germany uses the common European currency, the Euro, and its monetary policy is set by the European Central Bank.
www.onpedia.com /encyclopedia/economy-of-germany   (951 words)

  
 Germany - Domestic Economy and International Economic Relations
Finally, although Germany must compete against highly efficient economies outside its own continent, it continues to carry the expense and burden of traditional industries that drain resources that could be better used elsewhere.
The German economy as it is known today is an outgrowth of the 1990 merger between the dominant economy of the Federal Republic of Germany (FRG, or West Germany) and that of the German Democratic Republic (GDR, or East Germany).
West Germany was a founding member of the association of free-market economies known as the Group of Five (G-5), which later became the Group of Seven (G-7).
www.germanculture.com.ua /library/facts/bl_domestic_intl_economy.htm   (1614 words)

  
 Economy - Germany - Europe
When Germany became a nation in 1871, it was a latecomer in the race toward industrialization, which was dominated by Britain and France.
Germany’s economic development was based on an alliance of industrial business people with the Prussian aristocracy who controlled much of the land.
Growth in the former East Germany was led by the construction industry, which accounted for one-third of the East’s industrial output.
www.countriesquest.com /europe/germany/economy.htm   (805 words)

  
 Economy of Germany, Culture of Germany, Germany History, Germany Flag, History of Germany
Germany had a flourishing economy, which however, was forced onto a decline curve after the unification of East and West Germany in 1990.
Even today, improving the East Germany's economy amounts to be a costly affair, with annual transfers from west to east working out to roughly $70 billion.
Germany Outline Map    Germany River Map    Federal State Maps of Germany    City Maps of Germany    Country Profile of Germany    Economy of Germany    Insurance of Germany    Mortgage of Germany   
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 Economy of Germany
Germany is poised to profit from the European Union’s expansion eastward, according to a report...
Economy (from Germany) Eric Owen Smith, The German Economy (1994), provides an overview of West and...
The economy of Germany is presently in a recovering stage after a couple of years in stagnation.
www.logicjungle.com /wiki/Economy_of_Germany   (295 words)

  
 Economy [Germany]
Germany ranks among the world's most important economic powers, witnessed by its presence among the G7.
In 1994, the German economy began to recover, and the 10% growth rate in the eastern states was the highest of any region in Europe.
The German economy is heavily export oriented, with one-third of its national output going to the external sector.
imej.wfu.edu /articles/1999/1/02/demo/country_profiles/Germany/economy.htm   (1282 words)

  
 Germany economy shrinks - Feb. 27, 2002
FRANKFURT (CNN) - Germany, the economic powerhouse of Europe, was in recession in the second half of 2001.
A recession in the U.S., one of Germany's biggest trading partners, has dampened demand for exports leading to a rise in unemployment and a fall in consumer spending.
The euro zone economy has been at a standstill for the last three quarters and is only a whisker away from recession right now.
money.cnn.com /2002/02/27/international/germany   (483 words)

  
 Mining - Economy - Germany - Europe
Brown coal, also known as lignite, is mined in the foothills of the Harz Mountains; near Cologne; in southeastern Brandenburg; and in central Germany.
Iron ore production declined in West Germany by the mid-1980s because the country was importing it at a cheaper rate than its own production would have cost.
Germany’s potash salts industry ranks as one of the largest exporters of potash-based fertilizers in the world.
www.countriesquest.com /europe/germany/economy/mining.htm   (219 words)

  
 The Vampire Economy: Italy, Germany, and the US - Mises Institute
How much that would mean, not only to the material prosperity of the United States and the whole world, but in comfort to men's minds through a restoration of their faith in the wisdom and the power of government.
Nazi Germany, in contrast, illustrates not so much the fascist style, but how the fascist episode culminates in all-around state control of the economy.
Faced with the dearth of profitable opportunities in the shrinking market economy, investors turned to what they thought would be safe-havens from state power such as real estate and precious metals and gems.
www.mises.org /story/1935   (4853 words)

  
 Economy Of Germany   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
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www.appliedlanguage.com /country_guides/germany_country_economy.shtml   (582 words)

  
 Economy of Germany   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
U.S. exports to Germany were $29.2 while U.S. imports from Germany were twice high $58.7 billion.
See the on prostitution in Germany for details.
Although production costs very high Germany is still an export Additionally Germany is strategically placed to take of the rapidly growing central European countries.
www.freeglossary.com /Germany/Economy   (1234 words)

  
 Germany HQ : Germany Economy
An account of Germany's role during the First World War, examining the build-upto conflict, the early war years and the later desperate war of attrition.
Summary of the Prime Minister's keynote address at Carnegie Mellon Universityabout the attempts to reinvent the regional economy with a slew of initiatives...
Germany HQ excludes all liability of any kind (including negligence) in respect of any third party information or other material made available on, or which can be accessed using, this Website.
www.germanyhq.com /germanyeconomy/index.php   (829 words)

  
 NationMaster - German Economy statistics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Germany's affluent and technologically powerful economy- the fifth largest national economy in the world - has become one of the slowest growing economies in the entire euro zone, and a quick turnaround is not in the offing in the foreseeable future.
Structural rigidities in the labor market - including strict regulations on laying off workers and the setting of wages on a national basis - have made unemployment a chronic problem.
The government is also starting long-needed structural reforms designed to revitalize the country's economy.
www.nationmaster.com /country/gm/Economy   (304 words)

  
 Germany Economy - Flags, Maps, Economy, Geography, Climate, Natural Resources, Current Issues, International ...
On 1 January 1999, Germany and 10 other European Union countries launched the European Monetary Union (EMU) by permanently fixing their bilateral exchange rates and giving the new European Central Bank control over the zone's monetary policy.
Although minimally affected by the Asian crisis in 1998, Germany revised its 1999 forecast downward at the beginning of the year to reflect anticipated effects from the global economic slowdown.
Meanwhile, the German nation continues to wrestle with the integration of eastern Germany, whose adjustment may take decades to complete despite annual transfers from the west of roughly $100 billion a year.
www.photius.com /wfb1999/germany/germany_economy.html   (394 words)

  
 GeographyIQ - World Atlas - Europe - Germany - Economy
economy is vulnerable to external shocks, domestic structural problems, and continued difficulties in integrating the formerly communist east.
More than13 years after reunification (October 3, 1990), Germany has made great progress in raising the standard of living in eastern Germany, introducing a market economy and improving its infrastructure.
For comments and feedback, write to us at info@GeographyIQ.com.
www.geographyiq.com /countries/gm/Germany_economy_summary.htm   (785 words)

  
 Open Directory - Regional: Europe: Germany: Business and Economy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Germany-Service.com - Provides help for needs from Germany from finding a person, replacements, souvenirs, and tourist guides.
Starminen - Makers of writing instruments and ball pen refills made in Germany exporting to more than 70 countries worldwide.
With information and statements on German economy and industry, technology and professional/education issues.
dmoz.org /Regional/Europe/Germany/Business_and_Economy   (564 words)

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