How to Save the Euro

Published on
September 16th, 2019
44 minutes

How to Save the Euro

The Essential Conversation ·
Featuring Thomas Mayer

Published on: September 16th, 2019 • Duration: 44 minutes

Thomas Mayer, founder and managing director of the Flossbach von Storch Research Institute, speaks to Ed Harrison about the impact that the creation of the European Union has had on the precarious economic conditions in Europe. Mayer outlines the unsustainable dynamic of the cross-border bank deposits between the central banks of EU member states like Germany and Italy. He also makes the argument that digitalizing the euro might be the solution to the problems facing Europe's monetary union. Filmed on August 30, 2019 in Cologne, Germany. Learn more about Macro Insiders here: