Exaggerations in the German election campaign
Misremembering Weimar promotes inflation concerns today
On the power of economic models in memory of Keynes
Empirical evidence suggests that tax competition has indeed contributed to falling corporate taxes
Public discourse about Italy is very distorted, and we should thrive to change it
Why Italy is a cautionary tale for other eurozone countries and why we need to avoid repeating austerity mistakes after Corona
Globalisation is an important driver of income inequality within countries, but mostly via financial rather than trade channels. · Since the 1980s, inc…
Against misremembering the history of the Weimar Republic
Yesterday, Martin Sandbu was banging the drum for more fiscal policy action in Europe: “[The] US stimulus package leaves Europe standing in the dust [……
The main fault line of the Eurozone and the EU lies in the South - first and foremost in Italy. It is high time to take a fact-based look at the countr…
Nathanael Häfner authored the article, which first appeared in the German newspaper “Süddeutsche Zeitung” here. Economist Philipp Heimberger criticises…
Welcome to Notes on macro policy debates by me, Philipp Heimberger. I am an economist at the Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies, inter…