'Tiny Green Shoots of Hope' Is the Recession Really Over?

After going into a tailspin for a year, the German economy is experiencing slight growth once again. But experts are divided over whether it is merely a temporary respite or a sign of genuine recovery.
A migrant worker assembles scaffolding in front of the new China World Tower in Beijing.

A migrant worker assembles scaffolding in front of the new China World Tower in Beijing.

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Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan