What regulates the market – and where should politics intervene? This question is completely new in the pandemic. How state and business deal with each other after Corona is decisive for Germany’s future.
Essay by Karl-Heinz Büschemann
Is the corona crisis over? Is normalcy returning? You could almost believe it: after all, according to the Bundesbank, gross domestic product in Germany may soon return to its pre-crisis level. The stock market has taken by storm, the wave of vacation travel is surging, the German trade union federation is claiming and claiming a fundamental right to work from home. Germany apparently wants to return to its old life with all its might. If there wasn’t this mistrust.