Repair and Prepare: Strengthening Europe

This project delivers ideas and analyses for a stronger European economy. It covers three areas: We outline a reform agenda for the Eurozone that addresses key economic, political, and legal aspects; we propose improvements to make the European Single Market fit for the future; and we address the prospects for and determinants of sustained growth and prosperity in a Social Europe.

Publications

Publication: Europe seen from the stars

Our examination of 119,116 EU-funded projects in 6571 municipalities in Germany, Poland and the Czech Republic shows that those receiving more ...

Publication: Evaluating EU cohesion policy using satellite data

In December 2020, the Council of the European Union adopted the EU’s long-term budget for the years 2021 to 2027. With a share of 31 percent ...

Publication: Beyond Wirecard

Financial supervisory authorities in the EU are not sufficiently independent of political and economic influence. As the financial scandal surrounding ...

Publication: Beyond transparency: Getting serious about greening Europe’s financial system

The financial sector must divest from unsustainable business. This is imperative to achieve a climate-neutral economy and to safeguard financial ...