Bertelsmann Stiftung, Jacques Delors Centre (ed.)

Natascha Hainbach, Philipp Schulz

How to combine recovery with resilience in Europe

  • 1. edition 2020, 8 pp (PDF)
  • Free of charge

The funds of the EU’s Recovery and Resilience Facility should be spent on two objectives – kickstart the European economy and make it more resilient to future crises. However, there can be a trade-off between rapid recovery from the current crisis and long-term, sustainable resilience of the economy. This policy brief suggests three policy measures to overcome this trade-off.