The next German federal elections will be on 24 September 2017

Held on at Germany

"Gathering Steam
Germany will remain the economic power center of Europe, but the next government should go beyond just managing a recovery, according to a forecast by Handelsblatt's Research Institute.

Handelsblatt Staff Published on
07. July 2017, 14:35

Shortly before the national election, the German economy is in better shape than it has been in a long time. The Ifo business climate index is at an all-time high, and consumer sentiment is excellent, according to the current HDE consumer barometer. In view of record employment of more than 44 million people, income expectations are particularly high.

All this does not exactly point to a mood of change in the country." Source: Handelsblatt Research Institute (HRI)