In this research area, analysis is focused on three strands: monetary policy, fiscal policy and structural policies that will contribute to economic policy in the post-pandemic era.
Guntram Wolff looks back at the past decade of Bruegel contribution to economic policy in Europe.
How can the public sector meet the climate funding needs of the EU?
How could shifting the tax burden from labour to pollution and resources help the EU reach its climate goals?
At this event Margrethe Vestager will touch on strategic autonomy, digital regulation and the implications of the Green Deal on competition.
Expected increases in interest rates and reductions in real GDP growth rates will result in relatively small increases in public debt-to-GDP ratios, but inflation will reduce debt ratios very substantially
Crucial decisions about whether a country can join the euro area depend on questionable discretionary decisions.
The basic idea is that observable forecasts of macroeconomic variables are transformations of the sets of macroeconomic information, which are so complex as to be unobservable, prevailing when the forecasts are made.
Can economic growth be a force for good and help in the fight against climate change?
Combining recent unique firm-level data and state-of-the art research methodologies, MICROPROD research provides a better overview of which firms are most likely to adopt digital technologies and to innovate, and to turn these investments into productivity growth.
The Annual Meetings are Bruegel's flagship event which gathers high-level speakers to discuss the economic topics that affect Europe and the world.
Using various micro datasets, Work Package 5 of the MICROPROD project made significant contributions to our understanding of the distributive implications of trade and technological change.
Improving understanding of productivity, its drivers and the way we measure it.