This dataset aggregates daily data on European natural gas import flows and storage levels.
Greater alignment of the major economic powers is needed around a collective effort to improve security of supply for decarbonisation goods.
This paper highlights that recessions result in permanent increases in energy efficiency and in the share of renewables in total electricity.
The Russian economy has performed better than many expected since the war in Ukraine started, though the financial burden will be felt for some time.
To top up stored gas volumes for the coming winter, Europe can use spare capacity in Ukraine.
Repository of what we consider to be the most relevant macroeconomic data for China and EU-China relations.
This paper analyses China’s different attempts to internationalise its currency and how they have fared.
30 November 2022
The European Commission’s proposal for reforming the EU fiscal rules is far-reaching, but its shortcomings need to be addressed.
28 November 2022
Low-income households suffer most from high inflation, but in some European Union countries the inflation burden is felt more equally than others.
23 November 2022
High-capacity broadband infrastructure will be a key enabler of a forward-looking recovery after COVID-19.
22 November 2022
An EU gas price cap would be counterproductive, but the reasons why it is supported widely must be acknowledged and addressed.
22 November 2022
This contribution analyses the deficiencies of the current framework and identifies possible responses, in line with three levels of reform ambition.
18 November 2022
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.
17 November 2022
This paper presents a data-driven examination of whether deglobalisation has happened and whether protectionism was the cause.
10 November 2022
Digital Markets Act enforcement will be much more effective if EU member national authorities are involved
09 November 2022
COP27 should create the basis of a global loss-and-damage fund to help vulnerable countries already suffering from climate disasters.
08 November 2022
Low-skilled workers tend to have jobs that are less likely to foster foundational skills. This worsens skills gaps and income inequality.
03 November 2022
Globalisation is under attack; to preserve its benefits, healthy domestic social contracts are essential.
27 October 2022
EU countries seem to be converging on a set of reform objectives. But can these be jointly satisfied? Two recent proposals offer some hope.
26 October 2022
In this paper we assess both the immediate economic impact and the likely longer-term impact of sanctions on the Russian economy.
24 October 2022
An analysis of German-Italian spreads under five Italian governments shows that the gap was biggest when Italian policies worried markets most.
19 October 2022
Low-skill workers have seen faster wage growth than high-skill workers in many EU countries, contrary to the United States.
19 October 2022
The drop in the previous private-sector advance should not be viewed as the start of a new trend of continuous decline, at least not yet.