4.10.2019 - Edgar-Walk

US-Dollar jetzt „Chefsache“?

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In den USA ist ein Verlust von Arbeitsplätzen im für den US-Präsidenten wichtigen Industriesektor absehbar. Die Ursache hierfür sieht Donald Trump aber keineswegs im Handelskonflikt, sondern in der Stärke des US-Dollar. Wird er sein Finanzministerium anweisen, am Devisenmarkt zu intervenieren, um einem Arbeitsplatzverlust gegenzusteuern? Und würde das überhaupt die gewünschten Früchte tragen? Für Europa konstatiert Edgar Walk, Chefvolkswirt Metzler Asset Management, eine prekäre Situation der Wirtschaft. Zudem zeigt er in einem makroökonomischen Exkurs, warum es ein deutliches Ungleichgewicht zwischen den Unternehmensgewinnen in den USA und in Deutschland gibt.

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Edgar Walk, Chefvolkswirt Metzler Asset Management
Edgar Walk

Chief Economist , Metzler Asset Management

Edgar Walk joined Metzler in 2000. As Chief Economist in the asset management division, he is responsible for formulating our global economic outlook. Due to his close cooperation with the portfolio management, he focuses on capital market themes as well as on global economic analyses. Mr. Walk holds a master’s degree in economics from the University of Tübingen in Germany and spent a semester at the University of Doshisha in Kyoto, Japan. In addition, he completed the program “Advanced Studies in International Economic Policy Research“ at the Institute of World Economy in Kiel, Germany.

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