Corona-power of the word by the chief of the economy: There must be no free beer for all

the head of The "economic wise men", Lars P. feld, has called on the Federal government to hold the planned economic program level. "There can be no free bee

Corona-power of the word by the chief of the economy: There must be no free beer for all

the head of The "economic wise men", Lars P. feld, has called on the Federal government to hold the planned economic program level. "There can be no free beer for all," said field of the German press Agency. "The state may financially not be overwhelmed." Therefore, the funds should be used as effectively as possible - where every Euro of bring the most. Plans for a family, bonus, box, declined. "A family bonus or consumption vouchers would fizzle out." The Advisory Council on the assessment of the overall economic development advises the policy. Colloquially, the experts are referred to as the "economic wise men".

The Federal government wants to decide at the beginning of June a recovery program. It is the goal of the economy in line with the gradual easing of the Corona have restrictions to boost. As a result of the crisis, a severe recession is not expected.

in the opinion of CSU leader Markus Söder, the Federal government should take to boost the economy this year to a maximum of 100 billion euros of additional debt. Bavaria's Minister-President had not said concepts on other new debt of up to 150 or 200 billion euros to be financed. Lino Mirgeler/Reuters Pool/Reuters CSU leader Markus Söder.

"Waste of money": economic Weiser field against the consumption vouchers, and a family bonus

field said: "I'm not a Fan of debt ceiling proposed by Söder now, in such an economic Situation." Because it is a higher level of debt could be necessary if the economy is still bad. "But in the current situation have commented so many interest groups with demands that you need to brake." The crucial point is that resources in the most effective use of.

not To made demands from the SPD but also the CDU to a family bonus of the Chairman of the expert Council: "A family is a bonus, nothing in the current situation, with continuing restrictions said, especially as consumers continue to be unsettled, and many companies can not produce, because of the value-added chains yet again. A family bonus or consumption vouchers would fizzle out. People would save and not buy in addition. Therefore, such measures are currently wasting money."

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energy prices and broadband expansion: box says, where the money brings something

It was better the money where it'll really be something - for example, for an extension of the Loss carry back taxation of enterprises in said field. "This increases the liquidity of the company's investments." In addition, there should be reductions in the price of electricity, the best on a reduction of the electricity tax on minimum European rate. Relief was urgently needed, also because of the 2021 start the CO2-pricing in the case of buildings and transport. "Then a further burden of energy prices for consumers and companies to be added again."

in Addition, would require private and public investments to be strengthened. "We note that the public sector, especially in the promising areas of digitisation and climate protection needs a lot of infrastructure to deploy. We need a comprehensive broadband supply in Germany and progress in the Development of the electricity networks - not least of all for a Expansion of E-mobility in the cities." dpa/Patrick Pleul/ZBbild broadband expansion.

field to recognize the enormous pent-up demand for energy-efficient building refurbishment

the building energy renovation of public buildings there is a huge pent-up demand, said field. "With more investment, the construction industry could be supported, which reports that fewer orders offspring." Private investment incentive, could facilitate temporary depreciation or permanently, the corporate income tax rate is lower.

For an energy price reform, greater digitisation, as well as an extension of the loss carryforward had the "economy" already in an article for the "Süddeutsche Zeitung" made strong. "The number will continue to rise extremely" as more and more quarantine cases after the restaurant visit FOCUS Online/Wochit "number will continue to rise extremely" as more and more quarantine cases after the restaurant visit

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Updated Date: 24 May 2020, 06:26

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