German Elections
German Elections
Merkel May Dance With France on Eurozone Reform

By projecting a unity of purpose with France, Merkel is cleverly outflanking her rivals as she cruises toward a fourth term.

German Elections
Merkel Strengthens Her Hand

After three state election wins, expect Merkel’s CDU to take a hard fiscal line ahead of September’s elections—complicating life for both Schulz and Macron.

German Elections
Merkel on Course to Victory?

It’s early days still, but the German Chancellor must feel good about her chances.

German Elections
A Threat from Merkel’s Left?

For all the angst about the rise of Germany’s far right, Merkel’s main challenger may come from her left.

German Elections
Merkel Gets a Thumping

In what was widely seen as a referendum on the German Chancellor’s migrant policies, Merkel’s parties suffered setbacks.

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