A deep and uneven recession, an uncertain recovery – ec.europa.eu

Unlocking activity: how quickly will the European economy emerge? https://ec.europa.eu/info/sites/info/files/economy-finance/ecfin_forecast_spring_2020_overview_en_0.pdf The COVID-19 pandemic and the containment measures it has necessitated have profoundly disrupted people’s lives and the economy. Global demand, supply chains, labour supply, industrial output, commodity prices, foreign trade and capital flows have all been affected. The pandemic struck the European economy when it […]

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A resilient EU economy must be built on strong local communities – euractiv.com

By  Dirk Vansintjan Dirk Vansintjan is President of the European Federation of Renewable Energy Cooperatives, REScoop.eu. Over the coming weeks, EU leaders will be working on a plan to help rebuild the economy after the crisis brought about by the Corona virus. In a meeting among Heads of State last week, European Council President Charles Michel emphasised the […]

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