This article was originally published in Handelsblatt Global Edition on June 28, 2016.
The Frenchman Jean Monnet, one of the founding fathers of today’s Europe, wrote that the process of European unity will “be accomplished in crises.”? The Brexit decision is a catastrophe for all Europeans. It is coming at a high price in political, social and economic terms.
But it is also a crisis that can make Europe significantly stronger – if politicians, especially in Germany, recognize and use … [continue reading]Read more