Dr. Henning Hoff

Publikationen

Merkel’s Final Act

During her last few weeks in office, the German chancellor seems to be trying one last big thing: rejigging the West.

Autor*in/nen
IP Quarterly
Berlin Cable
Veröffentlichungsdatum

The Greening of German Foreign Policy

Led by Annalena Baerbock, the Greens have managed to position themselves as current leaders of the pack when it comes to replacing Angela Merkel in the chancellery. Their new focus on foreign policy, and a commitment to strengthening transatlantic ties, is welcome.

Autor*in/nen
IP Quarterly
Berlin Cable
Veröffentlichungsdatum

Under the Influence

For too long, Germany has been in awe of China’s economic might. That has let the country turn a blind eye to how the newly assertive global power is making its presence felt.

Autor*in/nen
IP Quarterly
Berlin Cable
Veröffentlichungsdatum

Insecurity Policy

On foreign and defense policy, the Social Democrats have long been the reliable second pillar of Germany’s centrist course. But the SPD’s downward spiral at the ballot box has given way to left-leaning signaling that may well do the party more harm than good.

Autor*in/nen
IP Quarterly
Berlin Cable
Veröffentlichungsdatum

Laschet’s World

Already attacked as someone too soft on the likes of Bashar al-Assad, Vladimir Putin, and Xi Jinping, new CDU leader Armin Laschet’s world view and foreign policy outlook is much in line with the German mainstream.

Autor*in/nen
IP Quarterly
Berlin Cable
Veröffentlichungsdatum