Unified Germany: The struggle to stay competitive

Larsen, John A.
July 1993
Business America;7/26/93, Vol. 114 Issue 15/16, p2
Trade Publication
Analyzes whether or not Germany can maintain its status as a manufacturing powerhouse into the 21st century. Losing its international competitiveness; Unresolved structural problems as eroding Germany's competitive position; Skyrocketing unit labor costs; Labor costs as outpacing productivity; Cost of unification burdening the economy; Government regulation and bureaucratic impediments dampening entrepreneurial motivation.


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