A discussion of Italian and German macro-economic cultures and performances.
What has the impact of the pandemic on households’ financial resilience been, and how should policy makers respond?
This report explores the distribution of household wealth in the EU Member States and analyses the role of wealth in social mobility.
What are the main lessons of ECB interventions in specific sovereign debt markets?
Less-educated workers have suffered most from job losses in the COVID-19 pandemic, and it is quite likely there was a significant increase in European Union income inequality in 2020.
Many gender gaps persist, but an important one that puts women in a very disadvantageous position is the gap in financial literacy.
“If women and girls are fearless, they will benefit by becoming more financially independent, more financially secure, more in control of their future and society will benefit.”
Strategic autonomy should not be an illusionary search for independence, but rather a strategic management of interdependence, based on diversification of supply chains.
COVID-19 has complicated inflation measurement. Policymakers need to take this into account and should look at alternative measures of inflation to understand what is actually happening in the economy.
Everything that increases the interest of European citizens in the EU, independently of whether it has a critical or a supportive character, will serve to move the EU closer to its citizens.
Online event organised in the framework of MICROPROD, a research project to improve our understanding of productivity, its drivers and the way we measure it.
Progress has been made, but more progress is needed.