September 16, 2014
Stefano Micossi, "Hefty monetary and fiscal demand stimulus necessary to the Eurozone"
Commentary on Ecofin and Eurogroup meetings in Milano on 12-13 SeptemberIt is clear that the EUROZONE needs a hefty monetary and fiscal demand stimulus to reemerge from the doldrums, but it is equally clear that rampant mistrust between the member states...
September 11, 2014
Alessandro Leipold, "Interpreting the Stability and Growth Pact: Making Best Use of Existing Flexibility Within the Rules"
In this timely special briefing, Chief Economist Leipold draws on decades of experience to explore the limits and best application of flexibility within the existing stability and growth pact.
September 3, 2014
Master MEEG: Master course in Master in European Economic Governance
Master in European Economic Governance Many INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES in Italy and in Europe are available for the students. During the 2014-2015 academic year, the LUISS School of European Political Economy (SEP) will launch a second level...
August 11, 2014
Italy on track to hit EU targets, says Renzi: abstract from The Financial Times
Italy's prime minister, said the eurozone's third-largest economy was on track to hit its EU budget targets this year despite falling back into recession in the second quarter. In a pugnacious interview with the Financial Times, he also defended the...
July 28, 2014
Stefano Micossi, "Suggerimenti a Juncker per riorganizzare la Commissione"
One of the first challenges of the college of Commissioners is whether it is possible to improve the functioning of the college of Commissioners and to strengthen its authority. Recurrent questions are about the number of Commissioners, the independence...
June 30, 2014
European Council Conclusion - 26/27 Jun 2014
EU leaders decided on their candidate for President of the European Commission. They also discussed a strategic agenda for the EU and the peace plan proposal in Ukraine. They also congratulated Greece for the main achievements of their presidency....
June 9, 2014
Marco Buti, Philipp Mohl "Lacklustre investment in the Eurozone: Is there a puzzle?"
Marco Buti, Philipp Mohl, 4 June 2014 Investment in the Eurozone is forecast to remain below trend until 2015, with a particularly large shortfall in the periphery. Low investment reduces aggregate demand, thus lowering short-term growth, and it also...