What new innovative tools can we use to measure real-time economic and social risk?
The European Union owes much of its economic weight to its regional value chain and integration into the global value chain. But the EU’s global value chain role is shrinking, and while EU trade integration with China is increasing, it is mainly to China’s benefit, undermining the EU’s external competitiveness.
Europe needs all pieces of its data strategy puzzle to be in place to enhance its competitive position: there is still a long way to go.
In-depth briefing and analysis on the issues of digital trade and the geopolitics of trade provided to the European Parliament.
In the current legal climate, how can the EU, the US and the UK continue to share data?
How will the data travel between the EU and the US in the aftermath of the Schrems II ruling?
How can we ensure fair competition between European firms and Chinese state-backed players?
Testimony before the European Parliament on the subject of digital trade.
Testimony to the European Parliament on the geopolitical aspects of trade.
A new plan to tackle foreign subsidies would empower the European Commission to investigate foreign investments in the European Union, with Chinese investment particularly in the spotlight. This increased scrutiny could deter some investors. Overall however, fairer competition is worth some lost opportunities.
In the first Sound of Economics Live episode after summer we look at the State of the Union address delivered by Ursula von der Leyen.
Second day of Bruegel Annual Meetings.