The notion of degrowth to reduce greenhouse gas emissions appears unrealistic; decoupling of emissions from growth is in principle possible but requires unprecedented efforts.
How do incentives to collude depend on how asymmetric firms are? For low levels of differentiation, an increase in quality difference makes collusion less stable. The opposite holds for high levels of differentiation.
AI and other digital technologies have been surprisingly slow to improve economic growth. But that could be about to change.
The digital transition offers us a new opportunity to reach out across the global economy - hopefully we will find the strength to use it.
Study prepared for the European Parliament's Committee on Foreign Affairs (AFET).
Can research and innovation policies power growth? The answer currently can only be a timid yes. Too little is known of what drives the actual effects of R&I policies.
It is in everybody's interest for China to level the playing field among state-owned, private, and foreign companies so that no new distortionary measures need to be taken elsewhere.
Despite the pandemic, China’s interest in overseas M&A started to rebound in late 2020, with European industrial companies still of particular interest.
What role should the EU play in the regulation of AI?
An open-minded debate on the future of industry in Europe, hearing the perspective of European business leaders.
A ‘green industrial policy’ able to promote economic growth, job creation and environmental goals altogether will be fundamental to Europe’s climate change ambitions.
The EU needs to develop a strong green industrial policy. What should Europe's strategy look like and how can we achieve it?