Economy

Arms trade: a flourishing business for EU countries 

Tuesday 20 March 2018 | Francesca Barca
| VoxEurop

Armament exports from Europe are benefiting from global growth in the sector, and European countries are placed firmly among the world’s largest suppliers.


Offshore companies (ICIJ)

Thursday 30 November 2017 | OBC Transeuropa

Thanks to the International Consortium of Investigative Journalism, the databases that made possible the Panama Papers are now open and available for download


Tourist accommodation (Inside AirBnB)

Tuesday 31 October 2017 | OBC Transeuropa

Data drawn from the AirBnB website on tourist accommodation in major cities and destinations


Public opinion in the Balkans (Balkan Barometer)

Sunday 10 September 2017 | OBC Transeuropa

Data on the perceptions of the Western Balkan business community and public opinion on several different topics.


Inflation is (finally) back

Monday 05 February 2018 | VoxEurop

According to the latest data from Eurostat, 2017 was marked by an abrupt rise in inflation throughout the EU.


Eastern Europe is fast filling huge gap in minimum wages  in depth

Tuesday 06 March 2018 | Sergio Cebrián
| VoxEurop

The debate on the need to establish a minimum salary at an EU level is facing up to the differences member states have on the issue


Industry is growing, except for Denmark

Thursday 01 February 2018 | VoxEurop

After a few months of relative stability, industrial production is going up again, with the notable exception of Denmark.


Macroeconomics (European Commission)

Sunday 14 January 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

Ameco is the macroeconomic database of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs.


Too many young people are NEETs 

Friday 13 October 2017 | Aude Martin
| Alternatives Economiques

They are neither working nor studying. Their population exploded with the crisis, especially in Southern Europe


Energy consumption: Europe is going backwards 

Monday 12 February 2018 | Antoine de Ravignan
| Alternatives Economiques

With the collapse in oil prices from 2014 and the economic recovery, energy consumption (and therefore the associated CO2 emissions) has started to rise again