Ministry for Education
Germany’s Next Top Cluster! A Model Competition from Deutschland
February 28, 2012
Out of the recessionary rubble the “German model” stands tall in economic and policy circles for its resiliency and productivity. The Eurozone may be cracking but the German export machine keeps turning out world-beating manufactured goods with characteristic efficiency. Although fresh scrutiny is rightfully exposing weaknesses in corners of the German economy, experts concerned with the productive sector of the U.S. economy are turning to Germany for lessons. We at the Metro Program count ourselves among the German industrial sector’s admirers.