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White Paper on the future of Europe

The European Commission has just published the “White Paper on the future of Europe: Avenues for unity for the EU at 27”, which forms the Commission’s contribution to the Rome Summit of 25 March 2017. The White Paper sets out the main challenges and opportunities for Europe in the coming decade, from the impact of …
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Business Innovation Observatory Sixth Trend Report

The Business Innovation Observatory of the European Comission publishes two trend reports every year, drawing on the case studies and the outcome of the workshops/conferences. The trend reports tackle innovative business practices from a policy perspective. They help policy makers better understand the latest trends in business and industry innovation and provide specific policy recommendations to …
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Empowering Europe’s Future

The European Commission commissioned Chatham House and FRIDE to produce a report analyzing trends in power and governance to 2030. The report titled “Empowering Europe’s Future: Governance, Power and Options for the EU in a Changing World” shows that the world in 2030 will likely be a more fragile place due to the rise of …
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2008 European Innovation Scoreboard (EIS) and European Innovation Progress Report (EIPR)

(CC) tristam sparks/Flickr The 2008 European Innovation Scoreboard (EIS) recently published shows the European Union making substantial progress in its innovation performance preceding the financial crisis. The relative innovation gap with the US and Japan was reduced, in particular amid strong progress by many new Member States such as Cyprus, Romania and Bulgaria. Across the …
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