Jacques Delors Institut - Berlin, Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)

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The Economic Costs of Non-Schengen

What the numbers tell us

  • 1. edition 2016, 10 pp (PDF)
  • Free of charge

It is unclear how permanent border controls would address the two challenges, but it is certain that they would be expensive. This policy paper shows how the end of Schengen would undermine the euro area, the single market, and the European integration process. It explains who should save Schengen and why.