- IW-Forschungsgruppe Konjunktur ·
- IW-Trends No. 2 ·
- 18 May 2017
Economy Buoyed by the Labour Market: Successes Not to Be Squandered IW Economic Forecast Spring 2017
The German economy remains on an expansion course, with real gross domestic product expected to grow by over 1 ½ percent in 2017 and by 1 ¾ percent in 2018, the lower number of working days acting as a brake on macroeconomic performance in the current year.