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Donald Trump Is the Legacy of the Financial Crisis

August 25, 2018 // Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung - Germany - German

<i>Many Americans are still suffering the consequences of the financial crisis. Donald Trump's former chief strategist, Steve Bannon, believes that without the crisis, the billionaire would not be president today.</i> September will mark ten years since Lehman Brothers collapsed — the zenith of the financial [Read more]

Tailpipe Politician

June 13, 2018 // Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung - Germany - German

In his country, which he wants to emancipate from the chains of environmental politics and renewables, one year after the Paris exodus, a spirit of ecological optimism prevails, which to Trump supporters must seem like a governmental failure. [Read more]

Why Is the Dollar So Weak?

February 2, 2018 // Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung - Germany - German

<i>The expansionary fiscal policy of the American government alongside the Federal Reserve's tighter monetary policy should theoretically be appreciating the dollar – yet the currency remains weak. Joachim Fels from the investment company PIMCO attempts to offer an explanation. </i> Why has the dollar been so [Read more]

Is Donald Trump Crazy?

October 30, 2017 // Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung - Germany - German

Trump's well-documented lies, his derogatory attacks on critics, his overt sexism and racism ... is perfectly in order for his supporters, because they think along the same lines. [Read more]