07. März 2019
When the ifo Institute conducts its research into world economic trends the questions that it asks well over 1,000 experts include the following two: What is your present economic situation? And what do you expect over the coming six months – will it be better or worse? Until mid-2018 the monthly response for Europe and North America was clearly positive. The economic barometer indicated “boom“. However, there has been a significant change since the beginning of 2019.