Already 1979, it was obvious for some people in the GDR (German people republic), that the system will crash between 1990 and 2000. The system was as unable for reforms, that it was only able to succumb.
Eastern block 1988: Dreaming from the goldenen West
In the mean time is the world economy in the first fossil recession. The IEA warned February 28th from the second fossil recession more worth than the first. Head on collision between decreasing oil production and increasing demand when the next economic uprise happens. Oil pirce beyond $200 and a more worth economic crisis.
IEA: radical energy change!
The IEA calls for a radical change in the energy politic, but since the IEA tells the truth about the critical situation at the oil supply, changed the IEA to a caller in the dessert.
Did I just write scraping bonus? No, there is a palliating label for this. In the GDR was the wall in Berlin called "anti fasistic protection wall". So government does not call it scrapping bonus, they call it "eco bonus".