Economy

Non-employment: an additional indicator for the labour market  in depth

Tuesday 20 March 2018 | Guillaume Duval
| Alternatives Economiques

The unemployment rate as it is usually calculated provides an incomplete picture of the labour market situation and makes comparison between individual countries difficult. For a more accurate picture, the non-employment rate needs to be taken into account.


Next EU budget favors security and research over agriculture 

Monday 07 May 2018 | Carmen Aguilar
| VoxEurop

The new EU budget grants less money to agriculture and more to migration, security, and research


The EU Integrity Watch

Tuesday 03 April 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

A user-friendly interactive database developed by Transparency International, providing a unique overview of the lobby organisations registered in the EU Transparency Register – the register of Brussels lobbyists.


Progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals

Friday 23 March 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

A rich and diverse set of data providing a broad perspective on changing living conditions in Europe and elsewhere


Facebook's increasing PR job in Brussels  in depth

Tuesday 10 April 2018 | Antoine Vergely
| VoxEurop

Starting in 2012, when it first entered the EU’s transparency register, Facebook has been steadily intensifying its lobbying efforts within European institutions.


The most comprehensive overview of the gender pay gap in the UK

Friday 30 March 2018 | VoxEurop

With the deadline to submit salary details for male and female staff in the UK just days away, early findings show that almost 90 per cent of women still work for companies that pay them less than male colleagues


Europe and microcredit 

Tuesday 27 March 2018 | Davide Sighele
| OBC Transeuropa

Ethical finance is no longer a niche phenomenon, and neither is microcredit. The characteristics of the latter, however, vary widely between eastern and western Europe.


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