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2015 EEAG Report on the European Economy

The 2015 EEAG Report on the European Economy analyses three issues crucial to strengthening the Eurozone and accelerating the European integration process: the effect of national borders in energy markets, advocating a more unified approach to energy policies; the re-emergence of borders as a significant determinant of regional economic development within Europe during the crisis, […]

Date: Feb 24 - Topic: Macroeconomic policy

The 2015 EEAG Report on the European Economy analyses three issues crucial to strengthening the Eurozone and accelerating the European integration process: the effect of national borders in energy markets, advocating a more unified approach to energy policies; the re-emergence of borders as a significant determinant of regional economic development within Europe during the crisis, calling for European policies that foster more regional integration; and managing migration flows, which have increased in the course of the Eastern enlargement of the EU and, lately, due to the precarious situation triggered by the crisis in some countries. As in previous editions, the report also contains a thorough macroeconomic analysis and an outlook for the coming year.

Speakers

  • Ákos Valentinyi, University of Cardiff and EEAG Chairman
  • Hans-Werner Sinn, University of Munich and Ifo Institute
  • Discussant: Björn Döhring, Head of the Unit "Economic Situation, Forecasts, Business and Consumer Surveys"
  • Chair: Guntram Wolff, Director, Bruegel

Practical Details

  • Venue: Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels
  • Time: Tuesday 24 February 2015, 12:30-14:30
  • Contact: Matilda Sevón, Events Manager – [email protected]

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