The European Semester as a tool to advance the EU's climate goals
The European Semester is an annual monitoring and coordination cycle, which is part of the European Union's economic governance framework.
Who Owns the Eurozone? The political economy of fiscal rules and the European Fiscal Framework
Fiscal policy is all about power – the power to tax, to borrow and to spend. In the Eurozone, the exercise of this power is calibrated against a complex fiscal framework and a plethora of formal rules.
A Return to “Normal”? Fiscal Futures in Post-Pandemic Europe
The pandemic and the associated lockdowns produced the deepest and most disruptive downturn in the EU since World War II. This prompted the Council to lift all constraints on debt and deficits embedded in the European fiscal framework.
Workshop on fiscal policy reform proposals
The impact and feasibility of proposals to increase fiscal flexibility in the EU
EMU Fiscal Governance: Saving the Balance Sheet at the cost of Democracy?
Fighting Inequality, increasing productivity and fostering a green transition are some of the essential goals of a post-pandemic fiscal governance framework, but how does democracy fit in all this?
Fiscal Matters Closing Event: Fiscal 2.0 - A Roadmap for the Future?
This seminar will close the week of debate, #FiscalMatters. The discussion will be dedicated to the new economic governance and a possible revised fiscal framework to put the European Union on the right track for the future.