Major economies are addressing the challenges brought by digital trade in different ways, resulting in diverging regulatory regimes. How should we view these divergences and best deal with them?
A conversation on the global trading landscape.
Although Russia bears the brunt of Western high-tech sanctions, the European Union will face challenges in sectors where it relies on Russian and Ukrainian commodities and technologies.
Global food production will be sufficient to feed the global population this year. But export bans, high prices and increasing transport cost might prevent vulnerable countries from procuring sufficient food supplies. Measures to ensure global access to scarcer food supplies and to boost grain production are warranted.
The EU is still Russia’s largest trading partner, actually several times bigger than China.
Only companies investing in advanced semiconductors will see their margins increase.
This policy contribution assesses how the trading system has changed over the last five years – roughly coinciding with the start of the Trump administration and one year of President Biden – and sets out scenarios for how the situation might evolve.
Adjustments to growth forecasts mean some countries will get 10% more than expected and others 20% less in grants from the EU Recovery and Resilience Facility. But the benefits of more quickly rising growth rates dwarf foregone recovery funds.
Closed door event for a selection of experts on India and the EU to discuss the state and future of EU-India relations.
In this event, panellists discussed corporate subsidies by China, the European Union and the United States.
What can Europe learn?
The German-led G7 can accelerate decarbonisation while tackling climate justice.