Publications

Page 5

Ensuring America’s Fiscal and National Security

High-level group of bipartisan policy experts examine U.S. economic management and its relation to global leadership

On May 10th, 2016, the Coalition for Fiscal and National Security released a statement analyzing the key issues concerning current national debt and its long-term impact on American security. The Coalition is a bipartisan group of distinguished officials convened by the Peter G. Peterson Foundation. Following the statement, the Peterson Foundation held the Fiscal Summit on May 11th, 2016, where members from the Coalition came together to present their findings and set an informed foundation for a more thoughtful fiscal policy debate among the Presidential candidates. more…

June 21, 2016

US Political, Economic, and Financial Developments and Implications at the National and Sub-National Levels in Germany

Politicians from Hessen Take Fact-Finding Mission to New York and Washington, DC

US political, economic and financial developments call for closer scrutiny to better understand their implications at German national and sub-national levels. Finance Minister from Hessen, Dr. Thomas Schäfer, led a delegation of State of Hessen parliamentarians on a fact-finding mission to New York and Washington, DC, to explore how presidential campaign politics in America may influence global economic policy and trans-Atlantic relations. more…

Jeanene Lairo | Event Reports | May 20, 2016

US Political, Economic, and Financial Developments and Implications at the National and Sub-National Levels in Germany

Politicians from Hessen Take Fact-Finding Mission to New York and Washington, DC

US political, economic and financial developments call for closer scrutiny to better understand their implications at German national and sub-national levels. Finance Minister from Hessen, Dr. Thomas Schäfer, led a delegation of State of Hessen parliamentarians on a fact-finding mission to New York and Washington, DC, to explore how presidential campaign politics in America may influence global economic policy and trans-Atlantic relations. more…

Jeanene Lairo | Event Reports | May 20, 2016

A difficult nexus of relationships?

Study: A comprehensive view of the USA, Germany, Israel and the Palestinian Territories

Even a cursory glance at the „Holy Land“ presents us with two international actors who are in the spotlight more than all others and who arouse, to an extraordinary extent, both positive as well as negative emotions. Firstly, this refers to the USA which - as a reliable Israeli partner- ensures the security of this country, but which also functions as a point of contact for the Palestinians and demonstrates an understanding for their desire for an independent state. more…

Dr. Michael Borchard, Dr. Lars Hänsel, Marc Frings | March 14, 2016

A difficult nexus of relationships?

Study: A comprehensive view of the USA, Germany, Israel and the Palestinian Territories

With this study, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and its offices in Israel and the Palestinian Territories draw on the success of its examination “the Holy Land and the Germans” which was presented in January 2015 on the anniversary year of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Israel and Germany and it received wide publicity in the media and in academic discussions in both countries. This new survey provides the opportunity to draw on insights from the data which were compiled in December 2014 and to detect new developments on the basis of this. more…

Dr. Michael Borchard, Dr. Lars Hänsel, Marc Frings | March 7, 2016