Germany: External links to macroeconomic reports and data

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Recent macro-economic and financial market data

Reports on macro-economic situation

Macro-economic projections

Information on government budget


Important home pages

Recent macro-economic and financial market data

[ Key indicators(IMF's DSBB)] [Summary charts]

Major indicators: [ Press releases] [ Unemployment and employment] [Orders (in German)] [Orders (table and graph)] [Industrial production ] [ Press releases of Eurostat]

[ IFO Geschaeftsklima-index] [DIW estimate of GDP growth in current quarter (Konjunkturbarometer; in German)] [ZEW Index]

[ OECD Economic Outlook: Statistical Annex / Flashfile ]

[US$ vis-a-vis Euro (intra-day graph)] [US$/euro (1;end-of-day graph)] [euro/US$ (2;end-of-day graph)] [euro/US$ (3;end-of-day graph)] [ Euro vis-a-vis US$ and yen (end-of-day graph)] [ To make a customised graph of the euro]

[ Official interest rates(table)] [ Official interest rates(daily rates; graph)] [ Short-term interest rates(daily rates; graph)] [ future short-term interest rates(daily)] [ Euro interest rates yield curve] [ Rate on indexed bonds(daily data)] [ Capital market rates(table, monthly data)] [ Term structure of swap rates(graph)] [ Euribor historical data]

[ Interest rate on federal government bonds (9 to 10 years) (monthly and daily rates)]

[ Statistical information provided by the Bundesbank]

[ Real-time Stockmarket indices (Real-time table)] [ DAX-index (Floor trading; Real-time intraday graph)] [DAX-index (end-of-day graph)]

Reports on macro-economic situation

[Monthly report of the Bundesbank (in German; 2009)] [(in English) (report is earlier available in German)]

[Monthly report of the Ministry of Finance (in German)] [Monthly economic report of the Ministry of Economics and Technology ]

Macroeconomic reports of German institutes: [ IFO] [ DIW] [ RWI] [ HWWI] [ IWH] [ IfW]

[ Spring/Autumn Report of the six institutes ]

[ Ministry of Economics and Technology: Annual Economic Report 2008 (January 2009; in German)]

[ Annual Report of the Sachverstaendigenrat (Economic Council) (November)]

[Spring/Autumn Survey German Chamber of Industry and Commerce (DIHK)]

[ OECD Economic Outlook: summary country note and country forecast table] [OECD Economic Survey] [ Other OECD documents focussed on Germany] [ IMF country page] [ European Commission: country page]

Macro-economic projections

[ The Economist Poll of Forecasters]

[ OECD] [ OECD Economic Outlook: Statistical Annex / Flashfile ] [ IMF]

[ Spring/Autumn Report of the six institutes ; ]

[ Government] (in German; October 2009)

[ Bundesbank (June 2009)]

[ Sachverstaendigenrat (Economic Council) ]

Information on government budget

[ Budget information of the Ministry of Finance(in German)]

[Stability Programmes and excessive deficit procedures (including Commission assessments and Council opinions)]  [Commission reaction and Council opinion

[ Coalition Agreement(October 2009; in German)]

[ Tax projections of the Arbeitskreises "Steuerschätzungen"(November 2009; in German)]


[Bundesbank: president and other officials (2008)]

[Minister of Finance(mostly in German)] [ Minister of Economics and Technology (mostly in German)]

Important home pages

[Federal Statistical Office]


[Ministry of Finance] [Ministry of Economics and Technology ] [ Chancellor] [ Federal government]

[ Stock Exchange]

Research institutes: [IFO ] [DIW ] [RWI ] [HWWI ] [IWH ] [IFW ] [IZA ] [IW ] [HWWA ] [ Sachverstaendigenrat (Council of Economic Experts)]

[German Chamber of Industry and Commerce (DIHK)] [ BDI (employers)] [ BDB (banks)] [ Labour Unions (DGB)] [ News on industrial relations] [ News on wage negotations ]

Real-time/daily news: [ Handelsblatt] [ FAZ] [ FTD(in German)] [Real-time press releases(in German)] [VWD(in German)]

[ Election results]

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