After the current global semiconductor shortage, business leaders and policymakers must think now about how to minimise the effects of future exogenous shocks on production networks and the global economy.
More remote working in the wake of the pandemic could exacerbate wage inequality, with young workers, women and the low educated potentially losing out.
In-depth analysis prepared for the European Parliament's Committee on International Trade (INTA).
Bruegel Annual Meetings, Day 3 - We are delighted to welcome Valdis Dombrovskis, Executive Vice President of the European Commission for An Economy that Works for People to talk about Europe's trade strategy.
Bruegel Annual Meetings, Day 2 - the World Trade Organisation has been going through trying times, a phenomenon amplified by the pandemic. Why are we headed towards a new global trade regime? And what lies ahead for the WTO?
COVID-19 has reinforced traditional vaccine production patterns, but the global vaccine trade has changed considerably.
To avoid any backlash, the European Union should work with other World Trade Organisation members to define basic principles of carbon border adjustment mechanisms.
What new supply chains trends will we see in the post-pandemic era?
Post-pandemic hybrid work models should be carefully planned, taking into account individual and organisational needs.
To cut the cost of decarbonisation significantly, the best solution would be to provide investors with a predictable carbon price that corresponds to the envisaged decarbonisation pathway.
What challenges and opportunities does technology bring to the labour market?
The WTO has been 'missing in action': how can we restore the organisation's role as a global forum for cooperation on trade?