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Online panel discussion: Successes and mistakes in the course of the economic and monetary union - practitioners and consultants take stock after 30 years of German unification

In the context of the project Mod-Block-DDR, the Bremen team of professor and project-spokeswoman Jutta Günther, in cooperation with the Forum of Contemporary History Leipzig (Zeitgeschichtlichen Forum Leipzig) and the Central German Broadcasting Corporation (Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk), is organizing a unique online discussion round with contemporary witnesses of German unification history and experts on economic and monetary union:

  • Dr. Johannes Ludewig (former Federal Chancellery and Coordinator "New Länder")
  • Christa Luft (former Minister of Economics of the GDR in the Modrow government)
  • Prof. Dr. Udo Ludwig (Leibniz Institute for Economic Research Halle, former advisor to the German government)
  • Prof. Dr. Rudolf Hickel (former financial economist at the University of Bremen).

The debate will be moderated by journalist Ine Dippmann on October 22, 2020 (7:00 - 8:30 p.m.) and will focus on the past, present and future of the New Federal States. Interested parties are warmly welcome!

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The online panel discussion is organized in the livestream via "zoom". For registration please send a short email to:office-guentherprotect me ?!uni-bremenprotect me ?!.de.

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