‚Wiso – What if…Germany left the EU‘


In the WISO special edition “Germany without the EU”, a fictitious scenario is used to illustrate various examples of what can happen when Germany adopts the EU and the Euro. This demand appears in more or less embarrassed form in political discourse, and populists of all kinds are thus caught up in the electoral process. The WISO broadcast takes such demands seriously and plays the consequences.

To this end, a fictitious scenario from 2015 assumes that Germany is on the verge of leaving. The euro and debt crises have intensified, France is becoming a petitioner, Germany pays for citizens to covet – in this situation the Merkel government decides to have the Bundestag voted on EU and euro exit. The faction is canceled …