Wirtschaftswunder

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Wirtschaftswunder

The rapid development in West Germany and Austria following the devastation of World War II. The Wirtschaftswunder saw low inflation and quick growth in industrial production starting around 1950. The impetus for the Wirtschaftswunder came from replacement of the Reichsmark with the deutschemark (in West Germany) and the schilling (in Austria), as well as the development package offered by the United States in the Marshall Plan.
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British administration effectively transformed Volkswagen into a civilian company that was able to make its start from pole position into a German economic miracle.
It helped spark what became known as the German economic miracle.
All of these consumers adopted it on their own terms--either as an icon of the West German economic miracle or for the easy freedom of a highly approachable and adaptable economic car.
Starting as a would-be emblem of the Nazi vision of Aryan technological prowess and modernity, it emerged from the cataclysm of the Second World War to become the leading symbol of the post-war West German economic miracle and the motorisation of German society.
It is, for instance, indisputable that the German economic miracle of the 1960s and 1970s could not have been achieved without the many hundreds of thousands of workers from Muslim Turkey.
The first great German economic miracle can be clearly traced back to the day in June of 1948 when Germany's economic director, Ludwig Erhard, eliminated most of the price controls that had hampered the economy during and after the Nazi regime.
In this article I read Arno Schmidt's 1956 novel Das steinerne Herz: Historischer Roman aus dem Jahre 1954 nach Christi as a social commentary on the dynamics of gender relations during the time of the emerging West German economic miracle.
The father of the German economic miracle taught us that the state can only give its citizens what it has previously taken from them through taxes and levies.
As the German economic miracle led to successive waves of consumption, the food wave, the clothing wave, the housing wave, and the car wave gave way first to the sex wave and then the porn wave.
Yet, within 50 years, the German economic miracle was well under way and the country is in far better condition to face the credit crunch.
design - were eagerly seized upon by the architects of the so-called German Economic Miracle.
6) While in the 1950s, the decade of the so-called German economic miracle, the ordo-liberal pillar of the SME predominated; in the late 1960s the social precepts gained the better of market orientation, with detrimental effects to Germany's economy in the following decades.
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