Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)

Germany’s benefits from the Euro
in economic terms

Scenario calculations up to the year 2025
Only available in German

  • 1. edition 2013 (PDF)
  • Free of charge

Monetary union membership helps to reduce the cost of international trade, and provides protection against excessive exchange rate volatility. Even if Germany had to write off large parts of the loans that it has made available in the context of euro rescue measures, economic advantages would predominate.