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West German economy

Deutsches Industrieinstitut.

West German economy

a handy guide to facts and figures.

by Deutsches Industrieinstitut.

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Published by Deutsche Industrieverlags-GmbH in Köln .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany (West)
    • Subjects:
    • Germany (West) -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of Taschenbuch für die Wirtschaft.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC286.5 .D513
      The Physical Object
      Pagination641, x p.
      Number of Pages641
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5805069M
      LC Control Number60024899
      OCLC/WorldCa3077264

        The contrast between the two Berlins cannot miss the attention of a school child. West Berlin, though an island within East Germany, is an integral part of West German economy and shares the latter’s prosperity. Destruction through bombing was impartial to the two parts of the city. Rebuilding is virtually complete in West Berlin. .


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West Germany, officially the Federal Republic of Germany (FRG; German: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, BRD; and retrospectively designated the Bonn Republic, was a state that existed between its formation on 23 May and German reunification on 3 October During this Cold War period, the western portion of Germany was part of the Western FRG was created during the Allied Capital: Bonnf.

Erhard spent the summer de-Nazifying the West German economy. From June through Augustwrote Fred Klopstock, an economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, “directive followed directive removing price, allocation, and rationing regulations” (p.

Vegetables, fruit, eggs, and almost all manufactured goods were freed of controls. The year was the last year of the West German economy as a separate and separable institution.

From the positive and negative distortions generated by German reunification set in, and the West German economy began to reorient itself toward economic and political union with what had been East Germany. The economy turned gradually and.

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The German economic miracle refers to Germany's rebirth as a global economic power after the devastation of World War II. German economist Walter Eucken is Author: Gregory Gethard. catching up and convergence. The West German economy grew rapidly after World War II, in this view, because it finally shed the shackles holding back structural change and productivity growth.2 As Table 1 indicates, German GDP per man hour was never as much as 75 percent of British GDP per man hour at any point before but converged toFile Size: KB.

West Germany and the Iron Curtain takes a fresh look at the history of Cold War Germany and the German reunification process from the spatial perspective of the West German borderlands that emerged along the volatile inter-German border after These border regions constituted the Federal Republic's most sensitive geographical space where it had to confront partition and engage its Author: Astrid M.

Eckert. As Europe's largest economy and second most populous nation (after Russia), Germany is a key member of the continent's economic, political, and defense organizations.

European power struggles immersed Germany in two devastating world wars in the first half of the 20th century and left the country occupied by the victorious Allied powers of the. Avoiding a simple ‘failure’ story, it shows the contradictory qualities of the East German economy that once appeared as a star performer that might ‘overtake without catching up’ with the West, to use the famous paradoxical promise of Walter Ulbricht.

The West German Economy by Smith, Eric Owen and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The economic revival of the Federal Republic of Germany (FRG) in the two decades following the second world war saw a period of unprecedented growth.

This impressive leap in growth figures, which bought about greatly increased living standards for the populace, found its roots among underlying economic conditions, foreign influences and the domestic drive towards competition and.

West Germany and the Iron Curtain takes a fresh look at the history of Cold War Germany and the German reunification process from the spatial perspective of the West German borderlands that emerged along the volatile inter-German border after These border regions constituted the Federal Republic's most sensitive geographical space where it had to confront partition and engage its.

West Berlin, though an island within East Germany, is an integral part of West German economy and shares the latter’s prosperity. Destruction through bombing was impartial to the two parts of. Basic Features of the German Economy Germany is an open economy with a strong industrial base, producing about a third of its gross domestic product for export.

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West, extensive research on the East German economy has been carried out. In reviewing one product of that research in this journal, Professor P.

Wiles wrote (p. ) that the book's findings (pertaining to the s) reveal "one of the least successful communist countries" (East Germany) "doing as well as" - and, taking into. East Germany, officially the German Democratic Republic (GDR; German: Deutsche Demokratische Republik [ˈdɔʏtʃə demoˈkʁaːtɪʃə ʁepuˈbliːk], DDR), was a state that existed from tothe period when the eastern portion of Germany was part of the Eastern Bloc during the Cold ly described as a communist state in English usage, it described itself as a socialist Capital and largest city: East Berlin (de facto).

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Destruction through bombing was impartial to the two parts of Author: B.R. Shenoy. The post-war emergence of West Germany as the dominant economic power in Europe gave rise to the mythology of the 'economic miracle' and the model policies of the 'social market economy'.

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Foreign investment. It must pass a law to permit West Germany and other Western nations to invest in East German enterprises. Aware of the fear of some East Germans that their economy could be. The East German Communist Party forecast in that material wellbeing would exceed the level of West Germany by The failure of this prediction was one of the reasons the Berlin Wall separating East from West Germany was built in   In this article, B.

Shenoy—one of India’s most prominent free-market economists—talks about the differences in the economic models followed by East and West Germany. Shenoy, a key critic of state planning, demonstrates the futility of planning and centrally controlled economies and remarks that the German experience serves as a reminder to India and its policy.

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West Germany in Ruins. The Aftrmath of Defeat, pp in: A.J. Nicholls, Freedom with Responsibility, The Social Market Economy in Germany,Oxford: Clarendon () [G] Deutschland Besatzungszeit und Staatengründung, Informationen zur politischen BildungNdr.

; in German [G]. The German edition of the book with the original title Von Plan zu Plan: Eine Wirtschaftsgeschichte der DDR became a popular read in Germany. This is, of course, not surprising, given the low number of good systematic accounts of economic life in East Germany and the slowly fading heritage of the GDR?s economy and society in modern Germany.

The study by Dr Friedrich Edding is, as far as I can see, the first paper to treat the economic side of the Refugee problem in Western Germany in an impartial form, showing, on the basis of new figures, its positive as well as its negative aspect and effect.

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In this book Alfred Mierzejewski describes how the German economy collapsed under Allied bombing in the last year of World War II. He presents a broad-based, original study of German wartime industry and transportation, and of Allied air force planning and intelligence, including the first complete analysis in English of the German National Railway.

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For a young kid today, there is only Germany, a powerful country in Europe. He may have heard about east and West Germany, but that only through history books as the two parts of Germany existed separately for 45 years from tillwhen the Berlin wall, the physical border of the two Germanys, was brought down, and the two united again.

That’s why West Germany was built on the idea of the social market economy — in German, the soziale Marktwirtschaft — in which individual competition was. Ludwig Erhard, (born February 4,Fürth, Germany—died May 5,Bonn, West Germany), economist and statesman who, as economics minister (–63), was the chief architect of West Germany’s post-World War II economic recovery.

He served as German chancellor from to Following World War I, Erhard studied economics, eventually joining an economics research. East German economy struggles to catch up with the west That triumphal narrative, however, fails to account for the personal disappointment.

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Reviewed for by Timothy W. Guinnane, Department of Economics, Yale University.The post-war emergence of West Germany as the dominant economic power in Europe gave rise to the mythology of the 'economic miracle' and the model policies of the 'social market economy'.

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