Germany Takes on G-20 Growth Challenges With Dive Into Detail

  • Finance minister Schaeuble presents priorities in Washington
  • Germany to focus on tax evasion, digital economy, Africa

Wolfgang Schaeuble, Germany's finance minister, speaks during a Group of 20 (G-20) finance ministers and central bank governors news conference on the sidelines of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank Group Annual Meetings in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Friday, Oct. 7, 2016. The IMF warned this week that rising political tensions over globalization are threatening to derail a world recovery already seeking a reliable growth engine. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

Germany may be warming up for its upcoming presidency of the Group of 20 nations by focusing on the details of the global economy, rather than seeing the big picture.

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