Economy

Budgets for judicial systems

Tuesday 20 August 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

The European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ) aims to report, understand, and analyze the budgets allocated to the functioning of the justice system.


Consolidated list of persons, groups and entities subject to EU financial sanctions

Tuesday 20 August 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

The European Union intervenes to prevent conflicts or to deal with emerging or real crises. 


World Economic Ranking

Wednesday 21 August 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

The World Bank classifies economies into four groups each year: low, middle, high and high income.


Animal production in Europe (Eurostat)

Thursday 11 July 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

How has animal production in Europe evolved over the past several decades?


Global wealth and income inequality

Thursday 11 July 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

Over the past fifteen years, thanks to a growing interest in the evolution of global wealth and income inequality, there has been a growing body of scientific literature. 


The EU carbon market, serving its purpose at last? 

Wednesday 27 November 2019 | Antoine de Ravignan
| Alternatives Economiques

Without a high enough carbon price, surplus emissions permits will remain high and the European carbon market will remain broken.


Visualizing global trade flows

Sunday 12 May 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

What does a country import and export? How will its business evolve over time? What are the drivers of export growth?


Employment by sex and age (Eurostat)

Sunday 12 May 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

Since 1992, Eurostat has been focusing annually on employment rates in Europe by age and gender.


One in ten Europeans lives on tourism 

Tuesday 03 December 2019 | Laszlo Arato
| EUrologus

Tourism is growing fast worldwide, and faster Europe. In 2018 the sector expanded by more than 6%, and now accounts for 10% of the EU's total GDP. People in the industry are working to make tourism smarter and to relieve well-known destinations where locals are fed up with visitors. We look at the last four years of tourism in numbers.


The mirage of cheaper labor  in depth

Wednesday 13 November 2019 | Marc Chevallier
| Alternatives Economiques

In their quest for competitiveness many countries are fixated on cutting the cost of labor, in particular by reducing social-insurance contributions. But it that the right solution?