You’ll never talk alone: what media narratives on European reforms reveal about a polity in the making
In this paper, we have analysed the coverage of reforms in a European context in the leading business newspapers in the three biggest EU member states
The European Union Digital Markets Act (DMA) bans large online platforms under its scope from treating their own products more favourably than rivals.
High-capacity broadband infrastructure will be a key enabler of a forward-looking recovery after COVID-19.
This contribution analyses the deficiencies of the current framework and identifies possible responses, in line with three levels of reform ambition.
This paper explores China's quest to become a domestic-demand-driven economy, and the lessons that can be learnt from its quest for self reliance.
20 May 2021
Policymakers must act to prevent lasting divergence within the EU and to prevent scarring from the fallout from the pandemic.
10 May 2021
Can research and innovation policies power growth? The answer currently can only be a timid yes.
04 May 2021
Escape variants can cause new waves of COVID-19 and put vaccination strategies at risk. To prevent or delay the global spread of these waves, virus mo
03 May 2021
Sovereign debt will be vital in stimulating sustainable investment, but information is lacking on how green public spending actually is.
13 April 2021
The European Union-China Comprehensive Agreement on Investment binds Chinese liberalisation of its foreign investment regulations under an internation
31 March 2021
Policymakers must address the need to displace carbon-intensive hydrogen with low-carbon hydrogen, and incentivise the uptake of hydrogen.
30 March 2021
Less-educated workers have suffered most from job losses in the COVID-19 pandemic, and it is quite likely there was a significant increase in European
23 March 2021
Everything that increases the interest of European citizens in the EU, independently of whether it has a critical or a supportive character, will serv
10 March 2021
Interest rates have been on a long-term decline, associated with declining productivity growth. To tackle this, the priorities are to reduce market co
09 March 2021
Putting carbon pricing at the centre of the EU climate policy architecture would provide major benefits. Obtaining these benefits requires a uniform,
02 March 2021
This paper aims to contribute to the understanding of Europe as reflected in European media.
24 February 2021
This paper assesses COVID-19 credit-support programmes in five of the largest European economies, and examines how countries have dealt with trade-off
23 February 2021
The concept of competitive neutrality can be used to assess how far a market is from being a competitive environment. In China, competitive neutrality
04 February 2021
A new approach, which estimates 'unexplained economic growth', provides insights into the types of European Union cohesion projects that produce bette
02 February 2021
The Green Deal will redefine Europe’s global policy priorities; as such, it is a foreign policy development with profound geopolitical consequences
27 January 2021
Estimates of payments countries will receive from the Next Generation EU instrument can be made with some degree of precision. But estimating countrie