University of Evansville

Institute for Global Enterprise in Indiana

The Institute for Global Enterprise in Indiana ensures that students experience international situations, challenges, and opportunities that prepare them to contribute and succeed in a global economy.

WorldView - Europe

Germany

US Dept of State - Germany

"The German economy - the fifth-largest economy in the world in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms and Europe's largest - is a leading exporter of machinery, vehicles, chemicals, and household equipment and benefits from a highly skilled labor force." more...

Global Edge

"Germany is the world's fourth-largest economy and the largest in Europe. In 2006, Germany had its best year since 2000 with 2.7% growth; in 2007, growth was at 2.5% despite a 3 percentage point value added tax (VAT) hike at the beginning of the year." more...

CIA World Factbook

"The German economy - the fifth largest economy in the world in PPP terms and Europe's largest - is a leading exporter of machinery, vehicles, chemicals, and household equipment and benefits from a highly skilled labor force. Like its western European neighbors, Germany faces significant demographic challenges to sustained long-term growth. Low fertility rates and declining net immigration are increasing pressure on the country's social welfare system and necessitate structural reforms." more...

InfoPlease

"Located in central Europe, Germany is made up of the North German Plain, the Central German Uplands (Mittelgebirge), and the Southern German Highlands." more...

International Monetary Fund

"The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on March 29, 2010. Listed below are items related to Germany." more...

US Department of State World Travel

"Germany is a modern and stable democracy. Tourist facilities are highly developed. In larger towns, many people can communicate in English." more...