Scholars

Anne Bucher

Visiting Fellow

Expertise: Macroeconomic forecast and models, governance of the eurozone and structural reforms

Anne Bucher was Director-General in the European Commission until October 2020, first as the Chair of the Regulatory Scrutiny Board since 2016 and as a Director General for Health and Food Safety. Having joined the Commission in 1983, Anne Bucher held a number of senior management positions and worked in various fields of European policies: macroeconomic forecast and models, governance of the eurozone and structural reforms; digital economy;  EU tax policy;  Structural funds, research funding, evaluation of employment policies, enlargement and development aid.

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Blog Post

European governance

Pandemic prevention: avoiding another cycle of ‘panic and neglect’

Agreement is needed at international level on mechanisms to ensure better preparedness for the next pandemic.

By: Anne Bucher Topic: European governance, Global economy and trade Date: October 7, 2021
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Opinion

European governance

Increasing the global supply of essential medical supplies: Time for Europe to step up its global leadership

Europe has already made a significant financial contribution to beating the pandemic, now it has the opportunity and moral responsibility to do more.

By: Anne Bucher and Guntram B. Wolff Topic: European governance, Global economy and trade Date: July 19, 2021