Editor's note: This post was first published on 2 July 2018 on Patreon.
Marshall Auerback keeps urging me to write something on what's going on in Germany right now because it's making headlines. I think the big question regarding Germany is about the potential collapse of the German government and what it means for the direction of Europe. Because the situation is fluid, I don't have a fixed idea of where this is heading. However, I do have a few comments on potential outcomes below.
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.