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The Sound of Economics Live: Unboxing the State of the Union 2021

In this Sound of Economics Live episode, we look at the State of the Union address delivered by Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission.

Date: September 15, 2021, 12:00 pm Topic: Macroeconomic policy

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On 15 September Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission, delivered the State of the Union address before the European Parliament. She took stock of efforts of the past year to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic and presented priorities for the year ahead, addressed the most pressing challenges and propose ideas for shaping the future of the EU, from NextGenerationEU to the European Green Deal and Europe’s Digital Decade.

In this episode of The Sound of Economics Live, Giuseppe Porcaro hosts Grégory Claeys, Maria Demertzis and Alicia García-Herrero to evaluate the State of the Union address.

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Sep 15, 2021

12:00-12:45

Discussion and Q&A

Chair: Giuseppe Porcaro, Head of Outreach, Governance & HR

Grégory Claeys, Senior Fellow

Maria Demertzis, Deputy Director

Alicia García-Herrero, Senior Fellow

Speakers

Grégory Claeys

Senior Fellow

Maria Demertzis

Deputy Director

Alicia García-Herrero

Senior Fellow

Giuseppe Porcaro

Head of Outreach, Governance & HR

Location & Contact

Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Matilda Sevon

[email protected]

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