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World Economic Forum held in Davos

Inclusive growth (no-one left behind) and the challenge to globalization was a central theme of the World Economic Forum held in Davos from 16th to 20th January 2017. Ms Lagarde, Head of the IMF, highlighted the dangers of rising inequality and the crisis in living standards for working people in advanced economies, and hence the [...]

By | February 7th, 2017|Events|Comments Off on World Economic Forum held in Davos

Retail Financial services : meeting and consultation

On 2 March 2016, Brussels, the European Commission held a public hearing on the green paper on retail financial services. In the opening session, Mr. O. Ludvigsson MEP, EP Rapporteur on the green paper, focused on the need for harmonisation across EU and on digitalisation as an opportunity to overcome cross-border barriers. Mr. O. Salles, Head of Unit on Retail [...]

By | March 2nd, 2016|Events|Comments Off on Retail Financial services : meeting and consultation

Over-indebtedness in the EU : from figures to expert opinions

March 2015 - Autor : Andrea Falanga WORKING PAPER Over-indebtedness in the EU : from figures to expert opinions Over-indebtedness is a complex phenomenon, described by several variables and definitions. However data relative to the EU show that this issue regards a significant part of the population, albeit not a majority, and its demographic distribution [...]

By | March 26th, 2015|Reading Room, We Research|Comments Off on Over-indebtedness in the EU : from figures to expert opinions

SAVINGS – EU countries mapping – Summary report 2014

2014 - Autor : Olivier Jérusalmy EU countries mapping- Summary report For the beginning of 2014, a mapping survey has been conducted in 15 countries: Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Romania, Spain, Slovakia, Sweden and United Kingdom. The main purpose has been to collect information about savings habits and [...]

By | September 26th, 2014|We Research|Comments Off on SAVINGS – EU countries mapping – Summary report 2014