Economy

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.


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


Growing inequalities in European pension schemes 

Friday 23 February 2018 | Aude Martin
| Alternatives Economiques

From the age of retirement to pension rates, the crisis of 2008 has deepened the divide between European countries.


In an increasingly unequal world, Europe resists 

Monday 18 December 2017 | Christian Chavagneux
| Alternatives Economiques

The first World Inequalities Report shows a growing gap between the rich and the poor. Europe is an exception to this global trend.


Economy recovery is increasing social justice 

Monday 27 November 2017 | Sergio Cebrián
| VoxEurop

A large majority of European countries has improved poverty prevention and access to labor markets


The Eurozone seeks a post-Brexit balance 

Friday 15 December 2017 | Eric Maurice
| EUobserver

EU leaders gather on 15 December to discuss the future of the Eurozone, which will represent a much bigger share of the Union's economy after heavy-weight Britain will have left.


Go East: home is where joy is  in depth

Wednesday 25 October 2017 | Lidija Pisker
| OBC Transeuropa

More and more professionals from the Western Balkans choose to seek a better life by going east – opting for countries such as the Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Poland