Wolfgang Münchau

Europe

The stalemate election: can Germany move beyond Merkel?

I suspect voters will choose continuity and reassurance over modernization and investment

By Wolfgang Münchau

Europe

Could Germany’s flood disaster have been prevented?

The Greens stand to profit

By Wolfgang Münchau

Europe

Germany’s flood disaster could trigger a political upheaval

Once the water recedes over the weekend, not only will the damage become visible, the politics will too

By Wolfgang Münchau

Europe

Italian politics is fracturing

The political honeymoon for Mario Draghi’s technical administration is now over

By Wolfgang Münchau

Europe

Climate policy will be a casualty of this decade of EU bungling

We see the carbon border adjustment mechanism as another tax on creative destruction

By Wolfgang Münchau

Europe

Angela’s ashes: Merkel is leaving the EU in chaos

She leaves behind a split EU that is not just unled but might now be unleadable

By Wolfgang Münchau

Europe

The EU has learnt nothing from Brexit

What inspired the Brits to leave is exactly the same EU approach that has now stopped the Swiss from half-joining

By Wolfgang Münchau

Europe

Europe’s reckless caution over AstraZeneca

EU leaders keep dis­crediting AstraZeneca to deflect attention from their own mistakes

By Wolfgang Münchau

Europe

Biden vs Merkel: the battle over Russian gas is heating up

Nord Stream 2 will drive the EU and the US further away from each other

By Wolfgang Münchau

Europe

Marilyn moment: is this the man who will replace Angela Merkel?

Bavaria’s carnival king could be the next German chancellor

By Wolfgang Münchau

Europe

Could the COVID crisis be an economic opportunity for Brexit Britain?

The way we buy and sell things will change

By Wolfgang Münchau

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