In 2008, as in the years before: Munich is Germany's top ranked city
by Finanzplatz München Initiative
Repeating past performances, Munich placed first in 2008’s rankings of Germany’s cities compiled by Institut der Deutschen Wirtschaft (Institute of the German Economy) for Initiative Neue Soziale Marktwirtschaft (INSM) and for authoritative business weekly “Wirtschaftswoche”. The study ranked Germany’s 50 largest cities according to their business and employee friendliness, to availability and quality of jobs, and to quality of life and society.
The results for 2008 set forth Munich’s winning streak. The city had finished first in the four previous annual rankings.