Photo Gallery: The German Model

Photo Gallery: The German Model

Foto: J. David Ake/ AP

'We Need To Learn from Germany' How the German Economy Became a Model

It wasn't so long ago that many viewed Germany's economic model as outdated and the country as the "sick man of Europe." These days, however, even the Americans have come to praise parts of it, though they still doubt whether they would be able -- or willing -- to adopt it wholesale.
Translated from the German by Josh Ward