Shock Waves from Europe

Building a Smarter German-American Partnership

This recent analysis by Kris Bledowski takes a look at the potential negative effects on the economies of Europe and the United States should a major meltdown – either economic or political – occur in Europe. In particular, Mr. Bledowski focuses on the specific sectors on both sides of the Atlantic that could bear the brunt of and European shock waves. Is Europe currently on the dire course that is laid out in this analysis?

Kris Bledowski, Ph.D., is a Senior Economist for the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation (MAPI), a public policy and economics research organization in Arlington, VA.

Planning for Fallout From the Eurozone Crisis: Which Sectors Would Suffer Most?”, by Krzysztof Bledowski, originally published for the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation